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pam_getenv - get environment variables from /etc/environment
pam_getenv [-l] [-s] env_var
This tool will print out the value of env_var from /etc/environment.
It will attempt to expand environment variable references in the defi-
nition of env_var but will fail if PAM items are expanded.
The -l option indicates the script should return an environment vari-
able related to default locale information.
The -s option indicates that the script should return an system default
Currently neither the -l or -s options do anything. They are included
because future versions of Debian may have a separate repository for
the initial environment used by init scripts and for system locale
information. These options will allow this script to be a stable
interface even in that environment.
Debian GNU/Linux 2004-06-28 PAM_GETENV(8)