Re: "goals" for slink: FHS
On Mon, Jul 27, 1998 at 02:05:21PM -0400, Raul Miller wrote:
> Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Are there any relevant programs that do not support MANPATH and
> > INFOPATH?
> Yes. There are also programs that don't support /etc/manpath.config
Do they have good reasons not to, or are they just plain broken?
> Also note that not all shells are login shells, and not all man-page
> browsers are started from shells.
You're right. Programs started within X might not be children of a
login shell. Are there other exceptions?
Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho <email@example.com> ** <URL:http://www.iki.fi/gaia/> **
I can't seem to find a lowercase 'r' on my keyboard.
(Lee Davies in comp.unix.programmer on July 22, 1998)
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