Starting X

First, you have to find an available workstation and log in. Enter your account name and password. See the appropriate chapter of this document for more information about logging in.

Next, type "xstartup" at the shell prompt. Your screen will clear and the window manager will start to place your applications on the screen. The mouse cursor will appear as a large "X" in the middle of your screen.

In the default X environment, you should have the following windows:

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