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Re: Whats the alternative to .xinitrc




On Sun 19 Feb 2017 at 11:00:25 +0100, Vincent Lefevre wrote:

> On 2017-02-18 20:59:44 +0000, Brian wrote:
> > 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.
> 
> AFAIK, .xinitrc is not used by DM's, in particular because X has
> already been started.

I'd agree with the first statement. I am very unsure about the reason
advanced.

-- 
Brian.