How to run .profile, etc
joer at san.rr.com
Fri May 22 19:45:29 CEST 2020
On Fri, 22 May 2020 08:59:05 -0500
Robby Workman <robby at rlworkman.net> wrote:
> On Thu, 21 May 2020 10:16:16 -0700
> Joe Riel <joer at san.rr.com> 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...
I use xfce4 with lightdm. The file $HOME/.xprofile never gets executed,
so far as I can tell (added code to write to file).
Do I need to reboot to execute it? Or should logging out and
logging back in (graphical login) suffice? It doesn't.
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