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Martin F. Krafft Open Source Press / No Starch Press ISBN 3-937514-07-4 / 1-593270-69-0
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.Xsession tried if .xsession does not exist (page 101)

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Reported on: 2005-07-25

In chapter 3. Installing Debian the right way on page 101:

Item 3 in section 3.3.4 states: "If the file [.xsession] is present, ./.Xsession is tried."
This should be: "If the file [.xsession] is not present, ./.Xsession is tried."

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The .Xsession file is an alternative to .xsession, but considered only when the latter is not present.

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