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Re: [suse-security] manpath: and manpath: quick bugfix
  • From: Frank Steiner <fst@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 11 May 2000 15:45:59 +0200
  • Message-id: <391AB997.B8122A0B@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
"Martin P. Peikert" wrote:

> Right, maybe you want to try this: Replace the "evil line" in /etc/csh.cshrc by
>
> setenv MANPATH2 "`manpath -q`"
> unsetenv MANPATH
> setenv MANPATH $MANPATH2
>
> This allows a changing manpath and now "security-control.sh daily" doesn't hang
> anymore if invoked from the command line. Tomorrow I can tell you more about
> cron...

We tried that first, too, and then the problem disappears for calls
from the command line, but not from the crontab...

Best,
Frank

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