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