stupid question about etc/profile.d

Matthias B. msbREMOVE-THIS at
Mon Dec 20 00:49:35 PST 2004

On Sun, 19 Dec 2004 12:08:17 +0000 Jeremy Henty <jeremy at>

> I thought the reason for /etc/profile.d was to make it easier to
> manage software packages that need to change the environment.  The
> installer adds a file to /etc/profile.d and the uninstaller removes
> it,

Yeah. That idea worked great for the Windows registry :-)


I didn't know it was impossible when I did it.

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