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    how to make X apps wait for the X server to finish starting


    is there a way make the X apps wait for X server to finish starting before trying to connect the display, I tried using 'X &nedit' and 'X |nedit', neither one works

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    Hi,

    Try using .xinitrc or .xserver in your home dir. Syntax should be available through man...

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    Code:
    export DISPLAY=:0
    X|nedit
    it should work now

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