lxsession(1) 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.


This manual page was written by paulliu [email protected] 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



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