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Bug 69812 - $HOME/.bash_profile evaluated twice
$HOME/.bash_profile evaluated twice
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-session (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mark McLoughlin
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Blocks: 67218
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Reported: 2002-07-25 12:59 EDT by ellson
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-27 16:14:19 EDT
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Description ellson 2002-07-25 12:59:17 EDT
Description of Problem:
$HOME/.bash_profile is getting evaluated twice per login to a gnome session.
This is breaking attempts to run programs, such as ssh-agent, exactly once per
login session.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. In $HOME/.bash_profile  add  "export PATH=$HOME/bin:$PATH
2. logout, login
3. env | grep PATH

Actual Results:
.bash_profile evaluated twice

Expected Results:
.bash_profile evaluated once per login session

Additional Information:
Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2002-07-25 14:27:10 EDT
This is a duplicate bug, I think the other one should be against gdm or xinitrc.
Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2002-08-27 16:14:13 EDT
should be fixed in gdm
Comment 3 Jay Turner 2002-09-03 16:52:11 EDT
Fix confirmed with gdm-

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