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Re: /etc/X11/Xsession.d

On 2011-01-28, T o n g <mlist4suntong@yahoo.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 27 Jan 2011 23:35:31 -0500, Chris Jones wrote:
>>> Place this script in the /etc/X11/Xsession.d folder. This causes
>>> Synergy to start as root when the computer boots."
>>> This just doesn't work for me. No synergyc in ps when X (re)starts.
>>> Is there any way that I can troubleshoot this?
>> Maybe look in ~/.xsessions-errors.
> ~/.xsessions-errors is for a certain user, I am talking about starting an 
> app when X starts, even before a user logs in.
>> If that doesn't help, you could run your script manually from an XTerm
>> and see if you get any error messages..?
> Forgot to stress that the script works just fine.

The scripts in /etc/X11/Xsession.d/ are sourced by Xsession, not
executed. Try sourcing your script from another file and see if it still

Liam O'Toole
Cork, Ireland

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