Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Thu, 20 Aug 2020 15:33:56 -0700
From:      "Drew Tomlinson" <>
To:        "'Yasuhiro KIMURA'" <>
Cc:        <>
Subject:   RE: Bash Does Not Source /etc/profile -- SOLVED
Message-ID:  <0b0001d67741$fe462dc0$fad28940$>

Next in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
Thank you for your reply.  That solved it.  I would be good to update =
the man page to reference those changes.



-----Original Message-----
From: Yasuhiro KIMURA <>=20
Sent: Thursday, August 20, 2020 1:31 PM
Subject: Re: Bash Does Not Source /etc/profile

From: "Drew Tomlinson" <>
Subject: Bash Does Not Source /etc/profile
Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 11:37:50 -0700

> I performed an binary upgrade from 12.0-p3 to 12.1-p8 and recompiled=20
> all ports.  My shell is set to /usr/local/bin/bash in /etc/passwd. =20
> One thing that's puzzling is that /etc/profile is no longer sourced =
when I log in.

It is result of following commit.

r542373 | ehaupt | 2020-07-17 02:14:53 +0900 (2020/07/17 (=E9=87=91)) | =
8 lines

Cleanly decouple bash from base by reading `profile` from =
$LOCALBASE/etc/ instead of from /etc.

Document this change in UPDATING and provide a migration strategy.

PR:             247934 (based on)
Submitted by:   Michael Osipov <>


Read entry of 20200716 in UPDATING for more detail.

Yasuhiro KIMURA

Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <$fe462dc0$fad28940$>