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.