New to wine question concerning Path Variable

Derek Broughton dbroughton at
Fri Oct 4 11:46:42 CDT 2002

From: "Scott Unruh" <Scott.Unruh at>

> Well, that's what I thought.  I was getting this info from the section
> "Setting Windows/DOS environment variables" of the Wine User Guide. It
> talked about export MYVARIABLE=myvariable or editing the /etc/profile. I see
> what you are saying. I think I went down the wrong path too early.

It should say "will pass on the entire shell the Windows
environment..." [except for those variables set BY Wine, such as PATH] :-)  I'm
not sure what others might be set.

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