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Re: bash(1) says /etc/bash.bash.logout, should be bash_logout


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: bash(1) says /etc/bash.bash.logout, should be bash_logout
Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2016 11:12:15 -0400
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On 8/12/16 9:59 AM, address@hidden wrote:

> Bash Version: 4.3
> Patch Level: 46
> Release Status: release
> 
> Description:
> 
> I think the documentation is wrong about the systemwide filename that
> bash reads when a login shell exits.  the manpage says
> "/etc/bash.bash.logout", but the binary appears to be built with
> "/etc/bash.bash_logout" (note the change from "." to "_").

That's a change your vendor made.  The default logout file is
~/.bash_logout, and that's what appears in the man page as I distribute it.

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Chet Ramey, UTech, CWRU    address@hidden    http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/~chet/



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