Starting xfce4 from xdm?

Ktala ktalanet at
Tue Mar 22 08:31:18 CET 2005

Hi :

You must execute everything you want in ~/.xsession. This script is 
executed by ~/.xinit (if I'm not wrong).

I use xfce4.2 and xdm in my laptop and everything works ok with this script.

	Miquel (a.k.a. Ktalà)

En/na Jasper Huijsmans ha escrit:
> Peter Humphrey wrote:
>> Morning all,
>> I've been trying to find out how to get xdm to start xfce4 when I log
>> in, but it's a bit hard to find the wood because of all the trees. If
>> someone has a pointer to the right docs I'd be grateful. XFce's online
>> docs are fine but they think no display managers exist other than kdm
>> and gdm, either of which would add unacceptable bloat to my system.
>> Which is gentoo ~amd64 by the way, in case it matters.
> Did you try xdm documentation? Also gentoo forums might be more 
> knowledgable on this subject.
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