Is it possible to stop sessions being saved?

Chris Green cl at
Fri Jan 31 22:58:50 CET 2014

On Fri, Jan 31, 2014 at 09:39:04PM +0000, Chris Green wrote:
> I'm finding xfce's saving of my session a real pain, I want a *clean*
> system when I restart, not on littered with junk from the previous
> session.  Why else would I restart except to clean things up?
> I have "Save Session for Future Logins" unchecked in the Logout screen
> but it would seem that if I either shutdown or restart directly then my
> sesison gets save.  
> Is there any way to prevent this behaviour?  I really want the default
> to be *not* to save any session information with the possibility that I
> might occasionally want to save a session.
Sorry, forget all this, it seems to be working as it should.  I was
being fooled by the window placing problem noted in my other message.

> See also a separate message about terminal window placing.
Exactly!  :-)

Chris Green

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