Starting apps on a specific desktop

Joe Klemmer klemmerj at
Wed Feb 5 15:05:12 CET 2003

On Tue, 2003-02-04 at 22:39, Collins Richey wrote:

> Is there a way to cause xfrun4 or one of the panel icons to start
> an application on a given desktop?  I know that can be done by the (as
> yet missing in action) session manager, but I'd like to be able to do
> this when I start up without a session manager.
> Instead of select desktop, run application, wait for first screen to
> appear, move to another desktop, repeat, I would like to "start
> application x on desktop n," etc.

	There is a way but I don't remember it.  I know it's in the docs and
it's likely in the list archives.

	You can use the session management for this, also.  Just start the app
on the desktop you want and leave it there.  When you exit and restart
it will show up there again.

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