I use xbindkeys for managing my hotkeys in Gnome 3 but it doesn't have a daemon so I added it to .xinitrc.
~$ cat .xinitrc ck-launch-session gnome-session nohup xbindkeys &
Strangely, this does not work at all. I still have to manually start xbindkeys every time I boot. What am I doing wrong here?
~$ uname -a Linux [...] 3.0.28-1-lts #1 SMP PREEMPT Mon Apr 16 21:05:30 CEST 2012 x86_64 Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2310M CPU @ 2.10GHz GenuineIntel GNU/Linux