startxwin started bash does not read .bashrc or .bash_profile

Kevin Layer
Fri Mar 1 15:49:00 GMT 2013

Earnie Boyd wrote:

>> >>> Then what is the value of $SHELL?
>> >
>> > /bin/bash
>> What user actually starts the session?  I've seen this type of thing
>> when the cron daemon starts a session.  The profile files are never
>> read.

Don't have cron running.  I start it as me, the logged in user, from a
mouse click or running "startxwin" in a mintty.  Behaves the same
either way.

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