Running a script on boot or kdm login

Art Alexion art.alexion at
Fri May 12 18:00:16 BST 2006

On Friday 12 May 2006 12:39, Matias Fernandez wrote:
> Art Alexion wrote:
> > There has been some discussion on running scripts on shell login/out, and
> > now some discussion on periodically stopping and restarting programs.  I
> > want to do something more basic.  I want a script to run whenever I login
> > via kdm.  I have a script that sets up my compose_key settings.  I want
> > the settings to work in all apps, not just a particular shell.
> Place your script in /etc/X11/Xsession.d/

It would appear that this would work for all logins, as opposed to the 
~/.kde/Autostart which would only work for the current user.

Question: do both of these work with a symbolic link in that directory rather 
than the script itself?

Art Alexion
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