Re: [As-users] Installing AS

Nathan Mahon (
Thu, 23 Feb 2006 10:59:49 -0500

There should be an FC4 rpm somewhere... the ~/.xinitrc is not used by 
any xdm's.  There should be a /etc/X11/Sessions/afterstep.
If the file is missing, you can try, however:

echo afterstep > /etc/X11/Sessions/afterstep
chmod 755 /etc/X11/Sessions/afterstep

good luck,

Will wrote:

> I'm running FC 4 and have started with the tar of 
> AfterStep-2.2.0.tar.gz, this seem to install correctly and I followed 
> the mv ~/.xinitrc ~/xinitrc.old & echo afterstep > ~/.xinitrc.  
> Rebooted and AS was not a session option.  Tryed the rpm with Yum and 
> received;
> Package AfterStep-2.2.0-1.i386.rpm is not signed
> Am I missing something, I thought I would be able to select it as a 
> session, like I would for GNOME and KDE.
> Any ideas?
> Thanks,
> Will
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