startxwin started bash does not read .bashrc or .bash_profile

Kevin Layer
Wed Feb 27 18:07:00 GMT 2013

K Stahl wrote:

>> I normally start a terminal in my .xinitrc file (Place it in your home
>> directory):
>> Example:
>> #!/usr/bin/sh
>> urxvt -e bash -l & wmpid=$!
>> wait ${wmpid}

Bash started via .xinitrc *does* read my .bashrc.  Interesting!

I'll play more with this tonight to see if I can get my ssh-agent/add
setup working with .xinitrc instead of .startxwinrc.


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