Re: Start-up screen for Gnome [SOLVED]
On Wed, Jul 03, 2002 at 06:51:50PM +1000, Rob Weir wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 03:50:31PM -0400, Harold Bibik wrote:
> > On Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 12:20:09PM -0700, Paul E Condon wrote something like this:
> > > I'm running Gnome on a Woody i386 computer. When I start the computer and
> > > log in to my user account. Gnome automatically starts several instances of
> > > Gnome Terminal, two instances of Gnome Midnight Commander and a single instance
> > > of Galeon. I don't like this, particularly Galeon, which starts my PPP.
> > >
> > > How can I shut off or control this automatic start? I've tried closing the
> > > unwanted windows and doing a "Save Session". This seems to have no effect.
> > >
> > > Suggestions?
> > In the past when my Gnome desktop has started acting flakey I've
> > renamed
> > ~/.gnome to ~/.gnome.old
> > and
> > ~/.gnome-desktop to ~/.gnome-desktop.old
> > logged out and then logged back in. Gnome will create new
> > .gnome and .gnome-desktop files.
> > You'll have to redo all your preferences which can be a hassle but
> > it has cured the few odd problems I've had with the Gnome desktop,
> > YMMV.
> Sorry for jumping so late, but if you've still got the problem, edit
> ~/.gnome/session and remove all the lines with 'galeon', 'gmc' and
> 'gnome-terminal' (or whatever) from it. I think it'll work;)
Editing ~/.gnome/session does what I want. Thanks to all who responded.
Paul E Condon
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