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Re: Initiating services when logging on

On Wed, 2007-01-03 at 09:14 +0000, andy wrote:
> With Slackware, using XFce4, I used to know how to do this, but with 
> Etch, using Gnome, I am coming up short: how do I get the xscreensaver 
> (and other services) to initiate when I logon? Each time I logon, and go 
> to use the xscreensaver I am given a message that says the server isn't 
> running and asks whether I want to start it. Well, yes. But, I would 
> like to figure out how to start it automatically.
> I've looked through different dot files but can't see anything obvious.
> Any suggestions?

You could add it to "Startup Programs" in the preferences for your GNOME
Session. Use System > Preferences > Sessions > Startup Programs tab.

Sven Arvidsson
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