On Sun, 22 Feb 2004 11:07:52 -0600
Chris <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> On Sunday 22 February 2004 10:33 am, Mike Jeays wrote:
> > On Sun, 22 Feb 2004 23:46:54 +0800
> 
> >
> > Create a file .xinitrc in the home directory, containing the single
> > line 'startkde &' (without the quotes).  Then try startx again.
> 
> 
> Kindly explain the difference between between the following in your .xinitrc 
> file.
> 
> exec startkde
> startkde &
> 
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> Best regards,
> Chris
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Not much in practice - I think they will both work.  Exec just says "call
this other script/command, and don't return to the calling script.

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