Re: What are these folders in home?
On Tue, Apr 01, 2008 at 06:37:25AM -0700, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 01, 2008 at 06:35:41PM +1300, Chris Bannister <firstname.lastname@example.org> was heard to say:
> > On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 12:45:16PM +0300, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> > > > > ~/.xsession-errors (this one is 98 MB)
> > > >
> > > > ... the errors from you\r xsessions...? :P
> > >
> > > Can it be erased? I've no need to troubleshoot as I'm not experiencing
> > > any problems that I know about.
> > Not a good idea to erase log files. Once you have checked that there are
> > no important errors, you can ":> .xsession-errors" (without the quotes)
> > which will empty the file.
> AFAIK, xsession-errors will be truncated every time you restart your X
Then whoever has "~/.xsession-errors (this one is 98 MB)" seems to have
a serious problem.
Also the :> trick is probably a good habit to get into.