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From: jano <jano@××××××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] /etc/profile
Date: Sun, 02 Dec 2001 20:11:33
Message-Id: 32891.63.204.248.196.1007345805.squirrel@www.portablehole.net
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] /etc/profile by Zach Forrest
I thought ~/.bash_profile was read without needing to source it directly in
the /etc/profile; at least, that's the way it works for me.  I also make the
symbolic link, ~/.bashrc to the ~/.bash_profile, for su's and non
shell-login xterms *shrug*

jano


> I noticed some discussion in November about /etc/profile, but it seems > to have trailed off. Are there any objections to adding the following? > > if [ -e "${HOME}/.bash_profile" ]; then > . ${HOME}/.bash_profile > fi > > > - Zach > > > _______________________________________________ > gentoo-dev mailing list > gentoo-dev@g.o > http://lists.gentoo.org/mailman/listinfo/gentoo-dev

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Re: [gentoo-dev] /etc/profile Zach Forrest <diatribe@××××.ca>