Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 3757
/etc/profile.d/kde.csh screwed up in updated package
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:50 EDT
updated package kdesupport-1.1.1-1.i386.rpm from June 24th
has a trivial bug in /etc/profile.d/kde.csh, it contains
Of cource tcsh or csh are unable to parse this. The result
is that anyone using csh or tcsh as their default shell
will see this upon login:
Last login: Sun Jun 27 14:53:32 1999 from
kdepath=/usr/bin: Command not found.
kdepath: Undefined variable.
The user's .login and .cshrc files are ignored. This
is hard to trace and infuriating.... To compensate, the
fix is rather obvious.
It took me aaages to find the bug and I really hated
the packaged maintainer for a few minutes, but eh,
Thanks for the free software and keep up the good work.
This issue has been forwarded to a developer for further action.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 3686 ***