[xmonad] Going Gnomeless (and Unityless on Oneiric)
jacek.generowicz at cern.ch
Mon Jan 16 19:32:00 CET 2012
Ramon Diaz-Uriarte wrote:
> I am joining late, but in case it helps:
I need all the help I can get :-)
> I have nm-applet and trayer working fine. I launch trayer and nm-applet
> from .xinitrc,
Now here is something where I'm completely lost: How do I choose
between .xinitrc, .xsession, startx, xinit, X, gdm, lightdm etc. etc?
(And where in all this does/should .Xmodmap get read? I'm testing
ideas by starting a second X server, and something somewhere is
reading my .Xmodmap when I launch a session normally, but not
> [...] I change display configuration options via xrandr [...]
Note to self: Check out Xrandr.
> I need to use kdm or gdm as display manager
For technical reasons?
> I could never get the wdm + ck-launch-session combination to work
Do I understand correctly that ck-launch-session is something that I
will only need if I use nm-applet? If I go with wicd, ck-launch
session won't be necessary?
Does anyone have any comments on nm-applet vs. wicd?
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