Trying to find startup script that loads appliecations in the gnome-sessons app ?!?
pmeyer at themeyerfarm.com
Thu Jul 8 21:42:07 UTC 2010
On 07/08/2010 03:32 PM, William Case wrote:
> On Thu, 2010-07-08 at 14:06 -0600, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
>> On Thu, 08 Jul 2010 15:53:54 -0400
>> William Case<billlinux at rogers.com> wrote:
>>> xev | grep -m 1 ReparentNotify; firefox& xchat-gnome&
>> Lets step back a bit. What is your high level goal here?
> Looking for a more elegant solution than just writing a 'sleep' script
> to use in session-mangaer
>> gnome should remember and restart your firefox and xchat-gnome on
>> login. Does it not do so?
>> Or can you elaborate on what you are trying to do further?
> I am using compiz to place and position certain applications'windows.
> Firefox and xchat-gnome start before compiz, and so aren't placed or
> positioned properly at startup.
You can load the compiz fusion icon in your session startup before
For me, compiz starts just after gnome-terminal, and gets all my windows
in the right places, including firefox, about 75% of the time. When it
does not work just right are times when application pop ups get obscured.
I am also interested in getting it to be a bit more accurate ...
Good luck, and I will be looking for answers as well.
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