How to run .profile, etc

Robby Workman robby at
Fri May 22 15:59:05 CEST 2020

On Thu, 21 May 2020 10:16:16 -0700
Joe Riel <joer at> wrote:

> When xfce4 starts (I use a graphical login), 
> how does one get it to run $HOME/.profile or something equivalent?

Sounds like you want $HOME/.xprofile instead; xdm's Xsession 
uses it, but no idea if other login managers do...


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