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How do I turn off ROX-Desktop? (Solved)
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Bancobusto


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PostPosted: Sun 31 Jul 2005, 21:12    Post subject:  How do I turn off ROX-Desktop? (Solved)  

Hey, I'm trying to turn the rox desktop completely off, and just run fluxbox. I have a type 2 hard drive install.

In other disto's, I've had a hard time turning ROX on at boot, but figured out that I could put the command [code]rox -p desktop[code]
under "root command" in /.fluxbox/init to get it to start at boot-up.

However, the command to start Rox in puppy isn't located in the fluxbox init, which isn't surprising, as it's on by default no matter which desktop I choose.

Am I even close to think that the command that starts Rox Desktop is located somewhere in the /root/.etc/rc.d/ files?

I would deeply appreciate any help here, don't know exactly what I'm looking for.
Very Happy

Cheers[/code]
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PostPosted: Sun 31 Jul 2005, 21:26    Post subject:  

the desktop pinboard is started in /root/.xinitrc (hidden file)

rox -op /root/Choices/ROX-Filer/PuppyPin

you can comment the line by putting a # at the beginning of the line
or you can delete the line

you can kill the rox desktop anytime with the command
rox -p=
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Bancobusto


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PostPosted: Sun 31 Jul 2005, 21:29    Post subject:  

Thank you! Very Happy

Much obliged Cool



SOLVED

EDIT; That's a much better spot for the command. Thanks again Very Happy
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PostPosted: Sun 31 Jul 2005, 22:52    Post subject:  

Bancobusto, the originator of a forum thread can edit his post, including the subject line, anytime. You can add the "Solved" yourself.
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PostPosted: Sun 31 Jul 2005, 23:02    Post subject:  

I thought about that afterwards, but got busy with something before I could figure it out... Embarassed

Thanks
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