quick question about turning the annoying beep off in X

Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P. kdk at daleco.biz
Thu Nov 13 13:58:54 PST 2003

twig les wrote:

>Hey all, in my /etc/csh.cshrc I have
>xset b off
>which does what I want, which is to tell X to shut up without me
>having to type the command in every X session.  But it seems
>clumsy as it puts up an error "xset:  unable to open display """
>when I ssh in.  I fully understand that this *should* be an
>error because csh.cshrc is a shell init file, I just tried this
>in .xinitrc and it didn't work.  Putting it in
>/usr/X11R6/bin/startx had predictably bad results.
>So anyone know the correct file for this command?

~/.xinitrc might work???

Kevin Kinsey
DaleCo, S.P.

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