SUMMARY: Problem with the environment variable PATH

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Date: Thu Dec 05 2002 - 08:03:50 EST
Hi all,

I got six answer which pointed out /etc/default/login.
Well, that did not help, because I had looked there
and found that PATH definition was commented out there.

Original e-mail:
I have some problem with the environment variable PATH.
I am running Solaris 8 on Ultra 1, 10 and Enterprise 220R.
On the Ultra 1 and 10 I get following PATH variable:


On the Ultra Enterprise 220R I get following PATH variable:


This is if I ignore /etc/profile and other config files.
The difference is that the Ultra 1 and 10 have patch
108528-15, while the Ultra Enterprise 220R have patch

The question is where is the PATH variable initialized
before /etc/profile is read and why is this difference
between the patches?


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