Autostarting apps on login

Kevin Somervill ksomervi at
Tue Mar 28 14:15:00 CEST 2006

MC Alexander Toresson spun it on 03/26/06 13:51:

> Ubuntu has svn snapshots of Xfce. In xfce 4.2.x this was done
> differently. Basically, you put anything executable (script, binary,
> symlink) into ~/Desktop/Autostart/ (create that dir if necessary).

I tried both links and executable scripts in ~Desktop/Autostart, but it
didn't do anything.  It works with other executables, but not adesklets.

Probably should have mentioned it's an LFS system.


Kevin Somervill

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