quick question about turning the annoying beep off in X

Viktor Lazlo viktorlazlo at telus.net
Thu Nov 13 18:28:29 PST 2003

On Thu, 13 Nov 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?

Why not put it in .xinitrc?



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