xset not working on session start

Michel Dänzer michel at tungstengraphics.com
Tue Feb 6 05:43:04 PST 2007

On Tue, 2007-02-06 at 01:16 -0500, Atom Smasher wrote:
> i've googled and found a bunch of posts about this, but no solutions. if i 
> put some `xset` commands in my configuration files they don't work 
> consistently. most of the time they don't work at all.

If you run xset before any other clients, the X server will reset after
each invocation of it and lose any settings it changed. Make sure you
start the window manager or another background client first.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |          http://tungstengraphics.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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