lxsession man page

lxsession — a lightweight X session manager


This manual page documents briefly the lxsession command.

lxsession is a program that provides a X11 session manager. It is the default X11 session manager of LXDE.

A session manager is used to automatically start a set of applications and set up a working desktop environment. Moreover, when the user logout, it remembers the applications in use, and restart them the next time you login.

See Also

lxpanel (1), lxsession-logout(1).


This manual page was written by paulliu <grandpaul@gmail.com> for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.


Ying-Chun Liu


Referenced By

lxpanel(1), lxsession-logout(1).

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March 2, 2008