SUMMARY: profile is not excuted for new dt terminal

From: Larry Lay (
Date: Wed Jan 20 1999 - 12:09:23 CST

Original Question:
> I have a problem that, my new dt terminal will be excute my .profile.
> I have to type . .profile, then the script and the corresponding settings will be taken.
> I am running soliaris 2.6 on sparc station 5.
> Yes, I set the DTSOURCEPROFILE=true in the .dtprofile.
> What could be wrong?
answer: (from Ruediger K. Kunze)
Dtterm*loginShell: true
into your .Xdefaults file.
This solve my problem.
Many thanks to Ruediger K. Kunze and Varad Rajan.

Larry (Tsan H. Lay)
UNIX System Administrator
BellSouth Wireless Data, Phone: 732-602-5132

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