Re: Startmenu

Andrew Sullivan (
Wed, 10 Mar 1999 18:14:10 -0500 (EST)

On Wed, 10 Mar 1999, Paul Huckaby wrote:

> I'm using Redhat 5.2 and when I try to change my Afterstep configs
> (wharf, start menu, pager) the changes don't take effect, after doing
> update all.  If I do the following wil this fix this problem?
> echo "exec afterstep" >~/.xinitrc
> echo "exec afterstep" >~/.xsessions
> chmod 700 ~/.xsessions

Not necessarily.

> Also I don't want to lose any of the current startmenu items, when I go
> to /usr/share/afterstep/start  it's empty, yet I have a bunch of stuff
> in  my startmenu when I left click the mouse. I'm editing the files in
> /usr/share/afterstep rather than copy all of them over to my ~/, will
> there be any problems doing it this way.

Right.  You have the famous Red Hat wmconfig problem.  There's a long
section about this in the FAQ.


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