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RE: /etc/profile package maintainer (Was: problems with XFree)
- From: "Morrison, John" <John dot Morrison at uk dot experian dot com>
- To: "'cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com'" <cygwin-xfree at cygwin dot com>
- Cc: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2002 11:40:17 +0100
- Subject: RE: /etc/profile package maintainer (Was: problems with XFree)
> From: Robert Collins [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> On Thu, 2002-07-25 at 20:14, David Starks-Browning wrote:
> > On 25 Jul 02, in cygwin-xfree, Robert Collins writes:
> > > I've been trying for *ages* to get /etc/profile to be an
> external file.
> > > "All' it needs is *someone* willing to be a package
> maintainer for it.
> > > Hardly an onerous role, yet no one seems willing to do it.
> > >
> > > As soon as someone emails me with their willingness, I
> can provide the
> > > relevant tarall immediately, and that person then can just add
> > > /usr/X11R6/bin to the path in /etc/profile.
> > Rob,
> > I'm willing to do this.
Sorry David, I should have ack'd this publically.
> Thanks for the offer David... John Marshall has already volunteered
I think you mean me ;)
> off-list though (after a few questions to ascertain the work it
> I don't care who maintains it - I'm going to work on the basis of it
> being John until I'm told otherwise :}.
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