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How to start application?

Michael_590
Occasional Advisor

How to start application?

Hello!

May be you can help me?
How can I start application automatically after login to Gnome? I use bypass login to the gui, but I couldn't start the application?

I'll be really gratful for any help!
Best regards.
2 REPLIES
David Asgeirsson
Valued Contributor

Re: How to start application?

Depending on what application you want to use, and depending on which terminal you're using, try adding the command into .bash_profile if you're using bash, or .login if you're using csh, tcsh.
Alexander Chuzhoy
Honored Contributor

Re: How to start application?

example to launch "xcalc" upon start of gnome:
cd /etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc.d

echo `#!/bin/bash` > xc.sh;echo `xcalc&` >> xc.sh;chmod a+x xc.sh

startx


The xcalc should start automatically.