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From: Zach Forrest <diatribe@××××.ca>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] /etc/profile
Date: Sun, 02 Dec 2001 20:59:42
Message-Id: 3C0AEB4C.70203@shaw.ca
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] /etc/profile by jano
That was my understanding as well, but for some reason it doesn't do 
that for me so I've had to add it to /etc/profile. (Maybe I installed 
bash on the Wednesday before the last full moon between 5 and 6?)


Zach

jano wrote:

> 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 >> > > > > _______________________________________________ > gentoo-dev mailing list > gentoo-dev@g.o > http://lists.gentoo.org/mailman/listinfo/gentoo-dev > >