source: archive/config.xml

Last change on this file was 45ab6c7, checked in by Xi Ruoyao <xry111@…>, 5 months ago

more SVN prop clean up

Remove "$LastChanged$" everywhere, and also some unused $Date$

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[fdca426]1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
[6732c094]2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "" [
[fdca426]4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
[85b98c3]8<sect1 id="gnome-config">
[ac038a3]9 <?dbhtml filename="config.html"?>
[15a1fed]11 <sect1info>
12 <date>$Date$</date>
13 </sect1info>
[ac038a3]15 <title>Configuring the Core GNOME Packages</title>
[3b269b9]17 <para>Create (or append to) a <filename>~/.xinitrc</filename> file to start
[15a1fed]18 <application>GNOME</application>:</para>
[15a1fed]20<screen><userinput>echo "exec gnome-session" &gt;&gt; ~/.xinitrc</userinput></screen>
[3b269b9]22 <para>If you have <xref linkend="dbus"/> installed, you can start the
23 <application>D-BUS</application> session daemon here as well. Starting the
24 session daemon here has the added bonus that it will exit when you log out
25 of your <application>GNOME</application> session. If you wish to start the
26 daemon here, use the following command instead of the one shown above:</para>
[3565e02]28<screen><userinput>echo "exec dbus-launch --exit-with-session gnome-session" &gt;&gt; ~/.xinitrc</userinput></screen>
30 <note>
31 <para>Check the <filename>~/.xinitrc</filename> file and ensure you have
32 no other window managers or other <application>X</application> applications
[998dcf8]33 mentioned before <application>GNOME</application>.</para>
[3b269b9]34 </note>
[104733c]36 <para>Ensure all libraries can be found by updating the linker's cache (as
[ac038a3]37 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem>):</para>
[15a1fed]39<screen role='root'><userinput>ldconfig</userinput></screen>
[ac038a3]41 <para>Update the MIME-type application database
42 (as <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem>):</para>
[15a1fed]44<screen role='root'><userinput>update-desktop-database</userinput></screen>
[ac038a3]46 <para>At this point you can bring up <application>GNOME</application> with
[15a1fed]47 <command>startx</command>.</para>
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