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Re: issues with stretch, issue 2 from many




On 30-11-2018, at 10h 25'17", Greg Wooledge wrote about "Re: issues with stretch, issue 2 from many"
> On Fri, Nov 30, 2018 at 04:20:15PM +0100, Ionel Mugurel Ciobîcă wrote:
> > @ Brian, here is my formal .xsession (currently .xsessionrc) file:
> 
> I assume you meant "former".

Yes, Greg. Sorry for my English. I never learn it at school, I just
pick it with time...

> 
> > ==========================cut here========================
> > #!/bin/bash
> > xsetbg background1.png
> > rclock -fg white -bg black -fn "-misc-fixed-medium-r-normal--20-200-75-75-c-100-iso8859-16" -geometry 98x95+1817+23 &
> > eval `ssh-agent -s`
> > xrdb -m .Xresources
> > xrdb -m .Xdefaults
> > xmodmap .xmodmap
> > ssh-add -c
> > setroot -solid steelblue1
> > xsetbg background2.png
> > ( sleep 2 ; /home/mugurel/bin/*ncepe ) &
> > fvwm2
> > ==========================cut here========================
> 
> An .xsessionrc file should NOT invoke the window manager or session
> manager.  .xsessionrc is read *in addition* to (before) the code that
> runs your chosen, or the default, session or window manager.
> 
> An .xsession file SHOULD invoke a window manager or session manager,
> because it completely replaces the system-wide stuff.  But only if
> you use a "Debian X session".  Not if you use a GNOME session, or anything
> else.  In those cases, your .xsession file may be completely ignored.

Greg, I care less about what should and what should not. .xsession is
ignored in stretch (but not before), so I found out that .xsessionrc
is not, so I renamed. Regardless of my .xsession/.xsessionrc file
something is calling for a x-window-session without the
personalisation that I want.

If you know a way to still have my personalisation with the system
call of the x-window-manager I am only ears. 

If I comment out fvwm2 call in .xessionrc file, I get a fvwm2 session
without the ssh-agent. So all the ssh calls from the fvwm menu will
ask for password. Not even for the passphrase.

So, do you know what is the Debian standard way to use
xdm/fvwm2/ssh-agent combo in stretch? Before stretch all is working
well with .xsession file...
Anyone?


Thank you,
 Ionel