When using Classic Edition, I would like to start Cairo-Dock automatically, when using Desktop-Edition, I don't want to start it.
How can I do that? And how does that work with XFCE and KDE?
User Defined Session for Cairo Dock Ubuntu Classic Desktop
First we need to define a user defined session that can be selected at the login screen. For this purpose we create a
This will run a script in the HOME directory at login where we can put in any appplications we need to run after login.
To run Cairo Dock and GNOME classic desktop we create a file named
Next time we login we will have the choice to run a Cairo Dock Session (option
There's a guide at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/CompizStandalone for making your own session file, where you can customize exactly what programs you want to start for what sessions.