When I try to run wmctrl (e.g. wmctrl -l) from a tty outside of X (e.g. tty1), I get "Cannot open display." I have tried setting the $DISPLAY and $XAUTHORITY variables to the values I get from a ...
The graphics card on my computer has inputs for (at least) two separate monitors. I have one monitor that is high resolution, and I like using it for X (anything graphical). My other monitor, however, ...
I'm creating a kiosk PC at the moment and I'm wondering if this is possible: When the PC is started and Linux Debian boots and I wonder if it's possible to start the command startx respectively xinit ...
I am trying to run a program automatically within a bash script after killing the LXDE session. My script consists of: #!/bin/sh pkill lxsession; sh ...
I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my lenovo G580 laptop. When I close the laptop (goes into hyvernation mode) and open it, sometimes my screen freezes (I can still see my mouse moving, but that is ...
Specifically, I have an Ubuntu 10.04 system with a headless Ubuntu 12.04 virtual machine, and I'm looking for a way to have it set up so pressing ctrl+alt+F8 will take me into another X client which ...