How to auto-start "gtk3-demo" under weston from console?

Pekka Paalanen ppaalanen at
Tue Feb 10 23:21:29 PST 2015

On Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:08:24 +0800
Jeff Chua <jeff.chua.linux at> wrote:

> I can use weston-laucher to start weston. But it won't start any
> program.
> I wanto to auto-start "gtk3-demo" under weston from console. Is that
> possible?
> This is a scan client so upon power on, it'll start weston and the
> scan program automatically.


you could script it by "simply" starting the client some time after
weston-launch, but that's fragile.

Instead, you're probably interested in this:

Unfortunately, I do not know when we might get back to working on that

If you are interested in tackling that feature yourself, you could ask
Fred (in CC) how far he got.


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