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aewm++_xsession(1) General Commands Manual aewm++_xsession(1)

aewm++_xsession - keeps an xsession alive


aewm++_xsession does nothing more than keep the session alive if the window manager dies or is killed.

Common usage of this program is as follows: edit ~/.xinitrc and add

Now if aewm++ dies or is killed off then X does die. You can safely start another window manager from the command line or an xterm window.

aewm++_xsession is supplied with aewm++ by Frank Hale <>