[openbox] Logging out of Openbox
dana at orodu.net
Thu Feb 4 11:29:07 EST 2010
On 4 February 2010 11:13, Erik Iverson <eriki at ccbr.umn.edu> wrote:
>>> 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
>>> 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.
Hard to imagine that is the line causing the issue in that case. Try
run it in a shell and see what it does. If start_kdeinit is not on
your system it should do exactly nothing.
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