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Re: Setting variables?

On Thu, Sep 11, 2003 at 08:49:48AM -0700, Steve Lamb wrote:
>     How does one set a shell variable when logging in with kdm?  IE I want to
> set LANG=en_US to work around the gtk font bug.  Works fine in a shell but
> menu items and the Application Launcher appear not to run a shell first.

I am not sure if there are other ways but kdm does set LANG via pam_env
/etc/environment if you have one. If you are missing that file run
dpkg-reconfigure locales.


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