[openbox] Logging out of Openbox
eriki at ccbr.umn.edu
Thu Feb 4 11:13:35 EST 2010
>> If I replace the last line in my .xinitrc with
>> openbox (instead of openbox-session),
>> the "Log Out" option kills off all running applications and exits properly.
>> Any ideas as to why that is?
> My guess is you are running "openbox &" from your autostart, and then
> running something else after it, so Openbox is not the controlling
> process for X. You don't want to launch Openbox yourself from
> autostart, as openbox-session will do that itself last, and pass
> control over to it.
More information. Narrowed it down to something in my autostart.sh (not
surprisingly, since that's part of what openbox-session runs.
So, if I comment out the following lines, which came by default with
Openbox 3.4.10, the issue goes away, any thoughts on why?
# Preload stuff for KDE apps
if which start_kdeinit >/dev/null; then
LD_BIND_NOW=true start_kdeinit --new-startup +kcminit_startup &
FYI, start_kdeinit does exist on my system.
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