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Date:      Mon, 23 Jul 2007 15:02:40 -0400
From:      "Andy Harrison" <aharrison@gmail.com>
To:        "User Questions" <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: quickie: howto? window manager & xterms, but no kde/gnome/xfce
Message-ID:  <a22ff2940707231202h624a9e23w343c0409229c037c@mail.gmail.com>
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On 7/23/07, Steve Franks  wrote:
> I'm not totally opposed to what comes up in X if you start with no
> .xinitrc, but it's a tad ugly.  I'd ideally like to have a nifty
> window manager, like one of those new 3d ones, but I find no point in
> running kde/gnome/xfce - I launch everything (firefox, etc.) from a
> prompt anyway.  So howto?  I presume I just have to put some things
> instead of "exec xfce-session" in my .xinitrc?  Is there a guide to

If you're going to try beryl/aixgl, it would probably suffice just to
put 'exec beryl-manager' in your .xinitrc file, but I'm guessing
really.  I've never run beryl without kde behind it.  Although I
*have* had kde fail to start completely/correctly and I beryl still
ran fine.

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Andy Harrison
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