On Friday 16 September 2005 13:23, Nelson Castillo wrote:
> On 9/13/05, Blaisorblade <blaisorblade@...> wrote:
> That is as maybe, but /etc/environment is the
> only shell-agnostic file there is, and where it can be
> used, it certainly serves a good purpose.
> I did 2 equivalent tests
> 1) patching init/main.c to add the variable to the environment
> 2) using a wrapper to /sbin/init
> sysvinit should have a way to add a variable to the
> environment. Can it be done in intitab?
It can be done via adding LD_ASSUME_KERNEL=2.4.1 to the kernel command line.
> - Do they mean standard in Debian?
No idea about that - but I've never seen this file, so I assume it's Debian
> - when is NPTL (not) supported in UML?
> I'm sending for your consideration a small patch for the FAQ
> (that may need some update. I'll do it as I learn more about
> this issue).
I've not yet read the patch, and likely I won't before you generate it with
Sorry but I've not the time to learn that format (nor the will), especially
since patches with -u provide more info both to "patch" and to patch readers.
Inform me of my mistakes, so I can keep imitating Homer Simpson's "Doh!".
Paolo Giarrusso, aka Blaisorblade (Skype ID "PaoloGiarrusso", ICQ 215621894)
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