Stop Ekiga configuration manager from running at login

Mark Knecht markknecht at
Mon Feb 8 18:13:14 CET 2010

On Mon, Feb 8, 2010 at 8:54 AM, David Mohr <squisher at> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 8, 2010 at 9:46 AM, Mark Knecht <markknecht at> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>   I was curious what Ekiga was so I clicked on it in the menus and
>> found out. I didn't want to mess with it at that time so I canceled
>> the configuration but now every time I log in it runs.
>>   How can I stop this from running at login? I don't see anything in
>> it's preferences and I don't think I have the right information to
>> complete configuration, and I shouldn't be required to configure it
>> anyway, should I?
> A guess to what happened is that you closed ekiga, but it stayed in
> the notification area. Then when you logged out, you saved you
> session, and thus ekiga ended up being restarted automatically next
> time you logged in.
> Obviously just a guess,
> ~David

Basically correct. Ekiga installed itself on my XFCE lower panel. This
is a new 23" wide screen monitor and a small downside is that it's a
long ways to the lower right before I noticed there was a red
telephone down there. I deleted it and now it doesn't run at login


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