Re: Gnome startup?
You can write some kind of wrapper script
or maybe add `&`
sudo firestarter &
then put this script somewhere in /usr/bin
and in desktop file Exec=your_script_wrapper_name
But i think, that there is some docs about desktop files syntax
I don't know exactly where, but look here http://freedesktop.org/
28.07.06, Chuckk Hubbard<email@example.com> написал(а):
I replaced the line "Exec=firestarter" with "Exec=sudo firestarter."
Now when I start up, firestarter is open, but somehow the Gnome splash
screen stays on until I click it. I don't know if it is the .desktop
file that is opening firestarter, or Gnome's attempt to preserve the
previous session. Now, the firestarter icon doesn't come up on the
splash screen; I'm guessing because it's actually executing sudo and
not firestarter? Interesting.
On 7/27/06, Chuckk Hubbard <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Thanks, Vitaliy.
> gnome-session-properties says 'authentication rejected' etc.
> I did this other method, and now when I start up, it brings up my
> program's icon (firestarter), but I can't find the program open. I
> select run, and it asks for root password and then runs.
> Is there something special I have to do for a program that requires root?
> On 7/27/06, Vitaliy Ischenko <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Pure gnome way:
> > run gnome-session-properties
> > The other way:
> > cd ~/.config/autostart/
> > and create there file with extension `desktop` i.e. `gaim.desktop`
> > than open this file in text editor and write:
> > -------start gaim.desktop listing---------
> > [Desktop Entry]
> > Name=Some name which you like
> > Encoding=UTF-8
> > Version=1.0
> > Exec=gaim
> > --------end gaim.desktop listing----------
> > and, finally `chmod u+x gaim.desktop`
> > second method will work with some other DE
> > В Чтв, 27/07/2006 в 17:59 -0400, Chuckk Hubbard пишет:
> > > I was a little shy about asking before, because I felt I hadn't done
> > > enough digging on my own, but this info is incredibly hard to find.
> > >
> > > How do I set up what programs start at startup? I'm using Gnome on
> > > AGNULA 1.3.0.
> > > In other news, my keyboard keys no longer repeat when held down. I
> > > can't imagine what I did to change that.
> > >
> > > Thanks!
> > > -Chuckk
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > "Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to
> > > work hard at work worth doing."
> > > -Theodore Roosevelt
> > >
> > >
> > --
> > Vitaliy Ischenko <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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> "Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to
> work hard at work worth doing."
> -Theodore Roosevelt
"Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to
work hard at work worth doing."