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Re: Gnome doesn't see user's PATH

On Wed, 2005-06-22 at 11:49 -0500, Forrest Smith wrote:
> Hi all!
>  Does anyone know why apps run from the panel aren't aware of
> user's environment vars, specifically PATH?
>  Example, if Mutt is executed from my panel, I can't execute
> commands that are in my PATH.  If I run it from a terminal window,
> I can.  The same goes for Emacs.
>  I'm using Gnome 2.8.2 in Sarge.

If you are also using gdm, the path it sets is defined
in /etc/gdm/gdm.conf (DefaultPath and RootPath)

I presume kdm and xdm have similar configuration features.

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