Re: making the startup wait

On Wed, Mar 08, 2000 at 04:32:53PM -0500, Adrian Hosey wrote:
> If I have some programs that I put into the startup from "Startup
> Programs" is there a way to tell gnome-session to _wait_ until one of them
> is finished before proceeding? I need to have gnome-session wait until
> ssh-add is done before it starts opening all my terminal windows to remote
> machines - otherwise the ssh key isn't there and the connections don't get
> completed.

prog1 && prog2 && ...

(NB: I haven't tried this, so if there's some reason it doesn't work
in the startup list, you can always make a script whose contents are
the above as a work-around.)

- Jeff Abrahamson

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