Bug#370348: use /etc/profile.d instead of modifying /etc/skel/.bash_profile and /etc/profile
[Matthias Klose 2008-04-07]
> If debian-edu is LSB compliant, it can however rely on
> /etc/profile.d/ being read at startup.
I've tried in Lenny to add a file in /etc/profile.d/ to set the umask,
and this had no effect. I also tried to output some text to see if
the script is executed, and see no sign of it. I've also tried to
find any code using the content in /etc/profile.d/, without any luck.
This is the test setup:
guest@localhost:~$ cat /etc/profile.d/debian-edu
guest@localhost:~$ ls -l /etc/profile.d/debian-edu
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 42 13 juli 17:41 /etc/profile.d/debian-edu
What have I misunderstood? How are the code fragments in
/etc/profile.d/ supposed to work? All I want is to modify the default