Environment variables

Nils Kassube kassube at gmx.net
Tue May 27 17:31:07 UTC 2008


Robert Holtzman wrote:
> From what I can see, the latest Ubuntu doesn't use an .environment 
> file anywhere on the system. Environment variables variables are in
> $HOME/.profile.

Thanks for the hint. I didn't remember ~/.profile when I needed a 
modified /etc/environment for one user only. Therefore I tried 
~/.environment and it worked (at least with KDE). Actually here both 
~/.profile and ~/.environment work.


Nils




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