[lug] Errrr, or PATH variables....

John Starkey jstarkey at ajstarkey.com
Fri Aug 11 12:25:59 MDT 2000

Great, thanks. I think I need to add the below files to /etc/skel?? They
didn't come with the adduser. I did look at ~/.bashrc and didn't see
anything relative so I got scared and didn't put it there.

BUT, that explains why I never solved this problem. I know i didn't edit
any files to accomplish this.



On Fri, 11 Aug 2000, Hugh Brown wrote:

> If you want it to stick just for you, you need to stick it either in
> ~/.bashrc or in ~/.bash_profile or ~/.profile
> I don't remember which one.
> If you are doing the below at the prompt it is only good for that
> session.
> Hugh
> John Starkey wrote:
> > PATH=/bin,~/bin,/whateverelse
> > 
> > (in BASH)
> > 
> > Why won't it hold when I exit? I don't want to manipulate /etc/profile.
> > I'm trying to set $ORACLE_HOME. I go thru this PATH problem every fewe
> > months and I can't remember if I fix ever got it to work. I only have a
> > couple users so it's not a common thing.
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