how to setup up start up programs

Stephen R Laniel steve at
Thu Jun 30 18:03:12 UTC 2005

On Thu, Jun 30, 2005 at 10:58:03PM +0500, Mustafa Abbasi wrote:
> i wanted to setup azureus and firefox to start whenever i start gnome.
> like startup in windows.
> any idea how to do this in ubuntu.
> it can be done in fedora's gnome but i can't figure out how to do it in ubuntu

I thought all GNOMEs were created equal. Maybe Fedora's on a
different version.

Anyway, it's unintuitive, but here's what you do:

System menu ->
Preferences ->
Sessions ->
"Startup Programs" tab ->
"Add" button

Stephen R. Laniel
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