[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#672793: Bug#672793: lightdm does not source ~/.profile

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Mon May 14 17:51:20 UTC 2012

On lun., 2012-05-14 at 19:22 +0200, Ralf Jung wrote:
> Hi,
> > profile is for login (bourne shell), completely irrelevant to a DM.
> > > So reporting a bug against lightdm "does not add ~/bin to the path" would
> > > be justified?
> > 
> > Absolutely not.
> I hope you are aware that lightdm is pretty alone with this position? Both kdm 
> and gdm source .profile, which makes it the expected behaviour for most users.
> But obviously I can't convince you, so I'll see how to deal with that locally.

I think you want .xsessionrc.

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