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There are several pages for it, but I have this one working:

Xtoolwait notably decreases the startup time of an X session by reducing the load on the X server and Linux.

It starts an X client in the background, waits for a window to be mapped on the root window, and then exits. It can improve performance for users who start a bunch of X clients automatically (for example, xterm, xlock, xconsole, whatever) when the X session starts.

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(on Wikipedia)
http://www.burtonini.com/blog/tag/devilspie.html [ 1 ] was http://www.burtonini.com/blog/computers/devilspie

Devil's Pie is for window matching & acting just like the KDE window actions, except heinously difficult to configure.

You probably want to try wmctrl instead.

  • The author has apparently abandoned the project.

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