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I am currently developing a quad copter controller that is touch screen and powered by Raspberry Pi. I already know how to program using Python, but I am having trouble making it run my only app on start up...any suggestions?

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I'd follow these instructions How to run scripts on start up?

I think the easiest way is to figure out a terminal command that can run your program. Then from your dash search for startup applications. Click the add button. Copy the command where it says command and then save that.

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Thanks for the quick response... will i also be able to load graphical UI –  user310822 Jul 31 at 1:59
    
I see no reason why you wouldn't. Startup applications just starts the program. If that program happens to have a GUI, then that should be what comes up. –  ohnoplus Jul 31 at 2:51
    
Oh ok great. i am a recent convert to linux lol –  user310822 Jul 31 at 2:58
    
In that case: Welcome! –  ohnoplus Jul 31 at 3:02

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