Multiple instances of nm-applet in Openbox

I had commented out my entry for nm-applet in $HOME/.config/openbox/autostart and system was loading nm-applet from /etc/xdg/autostart/nm-applet.desktop. Problem: After updating Openbox there were two instances of nm-applet being loaded.

In /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/openbox-autostart ...


Fix: Edited /etc/xdg/autostart/nm-applet.desktop to read ...


... and no nm-applet appears when Openbox is loaded. Re-enabled nm-applet in autostart ...

(sleep 3 && /usr/bin/nm-applet --sm-disable) &

... re-started Openbox and now only the desired single instance of nm-applet is loaded.

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