New question on Mate and FreeBSD

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at
Tue Apr 25 06:56:34 UTC 2017

On Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:47:07 -0500 (CDT)
"Valeri Galtsev" <galtsev at> wrote:

> exec startx
> (I prefer "exec startx" so that if my X session is killed, say by someone
> at my keyboard going to virtual console which I started it from and
> pressing CTRL+C then he doesn't get my shell, it just quits upon killing x
> session and presents login prompt - I believe everybody does that).

	I use

startx & logout

	for similar reasons, that way the login prompt is there all the

Steve O'Hara-Smith <steve at>

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