Re: Setting default $PATH for all users
- Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2019 16:22:44 -0600
- From: Richard Owlett <rowlett@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Setting default $PATH for all users
On 02/10/2019 03:42 PM, tomas@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
On Sun, Feb 10, 2019 at 02:57:22PM -0600, Richard Owlett wrote:
Unless someone can point to a single location to modify that:
1. modify existing user(s)
2. have effect for ALL future users
3. survive updating to future releases
I'll drop the issue.
Did you ever give consideration to the stuff in /etc/X11/xsession.d?
Also looked at other X11 links suggested by drilling down thru links to
Having just been taught the value of "grep" I just did
"grep -r path /etc/X11" and "grep -r PATH /etc/X11" to see if I had
missed anything. Hadn't.
What's in that directory (on your machine)?
root@fromdell:/home/richard# ls /etc/X11/Xsession.d
20dbus_xdg-runtime 50x11-common_determine-startup 90gpg-agent
20vdpau-va-gl 55mate-session_materc 90qt-a11y
20x11-common_process-args 60xbrlapi 90x11-common_ssh-agent
30x11-common_xresources 60xdg-user-dirs-update 95dbus_update-activation-env
35x11-common_xhost-local 75dbus_dbus-launch 99mate-environment
40x11-common_xsessionrc 90atk-adaptor 99x11-common_start
that at one time the behavior was hard coded into lightdm.