Re: [dev] environment variables versus runtime configuration (rc) files versus X resources

From: Greg Reagle <>
Date: Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:47:19 -0500

On Mon, Nov 3, 2014, at 02:45 PM, FRIGN wrote:
> Not everyone runs his programs from a shell.

Definitely. I wouldn't want that to be a requirement. I would want the
environment to be a tool for implementing run-time configuration, rather
than a user-interface requirement. Whether that is possible or
advisable is another issue.

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