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Re: /etc/environment

On Mon, Jun 14, 1999 at 08:42:37PM -0400, Dirk Eddelbuettel wrote:
> Sorry, but I have to come to Ben's defense --- if and when you are so busy,
> you should probably resist mucking with your system and simply hope and pray
> that it will work.

Dirk, I was not precise on my mail. I was just refering to the actual time.
I did answer Ben's mail in a moment where I didn't have the time and I never
should have done that. Still I do not like answers like "you didn't read the

Anyway, as I already pointed out I was thinking the usage of a
/etc/environment like machanism was policy. After all they used to say pam
can do evberything shadow can and more. So I wonder why this mechanism is
disabled by default.


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