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Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:50:02 +0000
Subject: Re: be able to break inheritance of LD_LIBRARY_PATH

Hello Daniel,

On Fri, Mar 28, 2014 at 05:34:29PM +0100, Daniel Cegiełka wrote:
> > +                           !memcmp(argv[i], "FORGET_LD_LIBRARY_PATH=", 23))

> I don't understand why you expect that users wants this functionality.

In my job as a system administrator I routinely get reports of breakage
because of third party software packages which [have/choose to] use
LD_LIBRARY_PATH - it ends up being applied to the child processes which
happen to be incompatible with the given libraries. The effects may
be either spectacular or subtle, the latter being more dangerous.


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