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Re: Whats the alternative to .xinitrc

On Sat 18 Feb 2017 at 12:56:54 +0000, Bob Brewer wrote:

> I am running up to date KDE Sid with SDDM but I need to start the gnome 
> keyring at x startup to satisfy Midori dependencies.
> The Midori FAQ suggests adding  “export `gnome-keyring-daemon –start`” to 
> the historical .xinitrc but this seems to be ignored as does .xsession as 
> suggested by the startx man page.

The advice in startx(1) is sound but nothing stops you using a ,xinitrc.
The command doesn't work in a ,xinitrc? Perhaps it is incorrect or the
DM ignores it.