Re: How to share env. variables ?
On Saturday 22 October 2005 10:35, Hugo Vanwoerkom wrote:
> Andrew Nelson wrote:
> > On Fri, 21 Oct 2005 11:06:33 -0500
> > Hugo Vanwoerkom <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >>Bruno Costacurta wrote:
> >>>I setup some environment variables needed by applications in
> >>>user .bash files. Starting these applications from a console works
> >>>fine. But starting these applications from kde menus don't work as
> >>>obviously these user env.variables are not set. I suppose kde user
> >>>is different than logged user.
> >>>How to give kde / X11 same env.variables as logged user ?
> >>I asked that question a while ago.
> >>It appears e.g. that xterm uses /etc/profile and konsole does not.
> >>How to change that behavior?
> > I don't use konsole but it appears this thread might help.
> > http://www.kde-forum.org/artikel/5064/Configuring-and-Customizing-Konsole
> Hot tip. I sourced /etc/profile to .bashrc. I was thinking of doing that
> earlier but the thread confirmed it.
what do you mean by 'I sourced /etc/profile to .bashrc' ?