Michael keybounce at gmail.com
Fri Feb 6 10:49:02 PST 2015

On 2015-02-06, at 10:25 AM, Luc Bourhis <luc_j_bourhis at mac.com> wrote:

> On 6 Feb 2015, at 19:21, Michael <keybounce at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Shame on me! You are right. This is a new computer and /etc/paths did not
>>> get copied from the old one as I thought. Sorry for the noise and thanks for
>>> your patience!
>> /etc/paths? 
>> This is the first I've seen any indication of this. Where is this documented?
>> Is this the apple-approved way to add stuff to PATH for programs run by launchD?
> Not launchd, no. It's for the shell and it helps with MANPATH too. "man path_helper" for the details.

Interesting. I'm surprised MacPorts doesn't stuff something in there.

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