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When I boot up the computer, I get the console instead of Fluxbox booting up. If I boot into root, I have to type in startx. If I boot into ...
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    Fluxbox only works with root


    When I boot up the computer, I get the console instead of Fluxbox booting up. If I boot into root, I have to type in startx. If I boot into my other account, I get TWN or some really annoying GUI. How do I fix this?

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    Edit your ~/.xinitrc to read:

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    exec fluxbox
    That should have it start to flux.
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    I did

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    Did it work?
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    If it did, I wouldn't have this problem.

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    "I did" tells us you tried it. It doesn't tell us whether or not it worked.

    Try editing .xinitrc...

    exec startfluxbox
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    I'll do that when I get home.

    If it had worked when I used exec fluxbox, I would've said something. That's a given

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