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Re: Suggestion for Xsession

*-Jeff Sheinberg <jeffsh@erols.com>
| Ole J. Tetlie writes:
|  > I propose a small change to /etc/X11/Xsession to allow users having
|  > ..xsession files that aren't executable. This isn't a big deal, just
|  > a small convenience that probably would save some seconds for
|  > many people. I suggest to change:
|  >
|  > Would there be any problem with this?
| Yes, What if the user's .xsession were a {C,Perl,bash} program?

I'd say that kind of .xsession belongs to an advanced user who is
capable of making the file executable. It won't be /bin/sh'ed if
it's executable.

(If you write .xsession in Perl you don't deserve better :-)


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