[mythtv-users] mythfrontend on .xinitrc

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Tue Nov 6 13:15:48 UTC 2012

On 11/6/2012 07:47, Josu Lazkano wrote:
> Hello,
> I am having some segfault with mythfrontend so I want to know if is a
> good option to add the mythfrontend binary on the user ".xinitrc"
> file.

Just run mythfrontend as the last application in your .xinitrc, and do 
not background it with a '&'.  Mythfrontend will then be the controlling 
application for the X11 server, which will automatically terminate when 
mythfrontend crashes.  Have your user account automatically start X when 
it logs on, and your inittab automatically log into your account on some 

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