An xmodmap Issue

Rich Shepard rshepard at
Thu Dec 11 00:42:26 CET 2008

On Thu, 11 Dec 2008, Alexander Toresson wrote:

> The bottom of your xinitrc is only executed when you haven't got
> xfce4-session installed, and you _log out_ of your session.
> Put the line above where xfce4-session is started, instead.
> In any case, I have already the following line in my default xinitrc:
> test -r $HOME/.Xmodmap && xmodmap $HOME/.Xmodmap
> Was perhaps added after 4.4?


   So that's what it is. On my server/workstation I have a similar test and
executable line and it is immediately above xfce4-session. Why the two files
are different I don't know.

   But, I'll make the one on the notebook equivalent.

Thanks very much for the quick solution,


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