Trying to find startup script that loads appliecations in the gnome-sessons app ?!?
billlinux at rogers.com
Thu Jul 8 22:54:15 UTC 2010
On Thu, 2010-07-08 at 15:42 -0600, Phil Meyer wrote:
> 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?
> > Yes.
> >> 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
> anything else.
> 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.
In Fedora 12 I found that positioning and placing worked (or didn't
work) depending on whether I was relogging in or re-starting.
Determined that I should fix it in Fedora 13. Just to keep the eye
candy nice. It is no longer eye candy if you have to futz with it.
Fedora 13, Gnome 2.30.2
Evo.2.20.2, Emacs 23.2.1
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