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Recently we have migrated our servers from AIX to Linux. Most of the scripts written in AIX server are sourcing environment variables using .profile file. Now we have the following options:
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I'm trying to set my .bash_profile to change my primary prompt from this:
Here's what my .bash_profile looks like right now:
# Get the aliases and functions
if ; then
.... (2 Replies)
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Please can you tell , what is the difference between bash_profile and bashrc. How to create them? (8 Replies)
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I want to have one .bash_profile works on multiple platform, ubuntu, debian, redhat, cygwin, osx. So how should I organize .bash_profile?
It can be multiple files in some subdir
Let me brief you:
what i want is a way to organize bash_profile across platforms so I can use one set of profiles... (2 Replies)
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Unexpectedly i entered wrong entries in .bash_profile for my user which has administrative permissions. So, i am getting errors for every command. I dont have backup file also, so any body can help me how to recover it.
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Discussion started by: mastansaheb
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happy new year.
on AIX 6.1 , for user oracle , there are two files :
bash_profile and .profile
I do not know which one is executed when login ? How to know ,
More over in both of them we have :
in .profile :
ORACLE_HOME=/appli/oracle/product/10.2.0/db_1... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: big123456
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Hi all. when i connect as user megaguru i have a problem my .bash_profile does not working^:(
if i do:
all enviroment variables are in place. How can i force linux to use .bash_profile before logon process?
thanx in advance. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: smallman
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We are more users using the oracle account, and people want to include theyr own files in .bash_profile. Like this:
while ; do
echo -n "LOGNAME is '$LOGNAME' (no sens), who are you? " >/dev/stderr
This works well when logging in to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: hannem
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I modified my .bash_profile script , and tried to change the prompt.
Following is the line of code in my .bash_profile script.
export PS1=" \W "
But I get the output as:
This appears to be my prompt now.
Any idea what should be done..
Thanks! (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: nua7
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Can anyone tell me if it is at all possible to edit ones .bash_profile, to make the setting on of line numbers (in vi/vim), permanent?
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