Re: Structure of /etc/profile
Stephen Early writes ("Structure of /etc/profile"):
> I think that these two functions are logically separate, and I suggest
> that they be separated. I propose that a file /etc/environment is used to
> set the process environment. This would be sourced by /etc/profile. It
> would also be sourced by the system Xsession script.
I agree, strongly.
The /etc/environment script should run ~/.environment by default.
We may need an analogous scheme for csh users.