What do I need to make xfce4 working ?

Jasper Huijsmans huysmans at users.sourceforge.net
Mon Jul 29 00:11:47 CEST 2002

On Sun, 28 Jul 2002 23:54:44 +0200
Xavier MAILLARD <zedek at fxgsproject.org> wrote:

> Thanx I think I have missed something because I've done that before
> but wehn launching things, I get a black screen and that's all !
> Ah yes, there is also a popup window telling me to use xfce4 in
> conjunction with xfwm4 (that is compiled/installed).

you should at least get the panel if you close the dialog.

In your ~/.xinitrc (or ~/.xsession if you login from x/k/gdm) put
something like:

xfwm4 &


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