[svlug] Linuxizing Solaris
J C Lawrence
claw at kanga.nu
Thu Apr 26 01:14:01 PDT 2001
On Thu, 26 Apr 2001 00:05:03 -0700
Karen Shaeffer <shaeffer at got.net> wrote:
> Well, I've been working in a UNIX shop that runs Sun
> SPARC and Solaris 7.
Where you at now?
> Anyway, next I want to dump the CDE. My goal is to have the system
> boot into the console. I'll start X using .xinitrc and xinit,
> which will then start up fvwm2.
While I kicked out of Solaris in the 2.5/2.6 days, at that time a
.xinitrc (could have been .xsession) in your home directory would
successfully cause my selection of WM etc to be run for my logins
instead of CDE. Faint memory: You must either set them to 0600 or
0700 for it to work -- I seem to recall a permissions check to help
> That's how I run my systems. Clearly this will require root to
> alter some system-wide boot scripts.
J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
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