screen sessions fixlet

Ellis Whitehead ellis at
Mon Oct 7 21:22:09 BST 2002

On Monday 07 October 2002 20:37, Malte Starostik wrote:
> Hi,
> the attached patch fixes screen session handling on distros which use some
> weird hack to set SCREENDIR only when first needed. (Mandrake and AFAIK
> also RedHat, maybe anything RH based?)
> It needs to pass the env var since the command is run via $SHELL -c so the
> function from /etc/profile.d/ won't be loaded and the screen
> binary won't find the FIFO without it.
> Please review.
> -Malte

Hi Malte,

I don't run RedHat or Mandrake, so I can't test the difference, but it looks 
fine to me.


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