> > one more, probably minor thing: with it set up for xdm, it ignores the
> > .xinitrc file in my home directory. am i missing something obvious?
> Here's an example of how I sometimes launch xdm:
> xdm -config /home/syrus/.fvwmrc -session /home/syrus/.xinitrc\
> -resources /home/syrus/.Xdefaults
> That way, the files in my directory are used for the configuration.
> I run this command from a script as root when I want to use xdm.
for the moment, at least, i've been leaving xdm running automatically at
boot. is there a way to do this this way? come to think of it, it
would have to be able to use whoever logged in's file . . .