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To: messdev <messdev@...>
From: Paul <set@...>
Subject: Re: /etc/profile
Date: Fri, 29 Nov 2002 18:38:28 -0500
messdev <messdev@...>, on Fri Nov 29, 2002 [12:07:56 AM] said:
> Ok. But when you try to learn how to define global variables it is difficult 
> to make an idea, that u should do it in /etc/env.d/*
> When you look into /etc/profile you can see `source /etc/profile.env` - then, 
> when you look into /etc/profile.env, everything points, that u should change 
> definitions exacly in this file - i wanna say, that it is a good idea to put 
> the comment into /etc/profile.env, that this file is genereting by using 
> /etc/env.d/* files, and the definitions of variables there.
> Or maybe i'm wrong... :)
> Messer.
> --


	I agree, /etc/profile.env should have the same message at
the top as /etc/, as they are both autogenerated by
env-update. Go ahead and make a bug report on
It should be a trivial adjustment.


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