[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Package organization issue...

Nicolás Lichtmaier:
>  Crazy? idea:
>  Having a directory /etc/defaults where packages can put scripts to set
> environment variables... and /etc/profile would call run-parts on this
> directory (Of course it would need to be something like eval `run-parts
> ...`, and the scripts would print the commands).

Redhat already does something like this. It seems to work for them..
They call the directory /etc/profile.d/ . I'm not sure what type of scripts
they put into it, if they echo the commands or what.

I think it's a good idea.

See shy Jo.

TO UNSUBSCRIBE FROM THIS MAILING LIST: e-mail the word "unsubscribe" to
debian-devel-request@lists.debian.org . 
Trouble?  e-mail to templin@bucknell.edu .

Reply to: