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Old 10-22-2009
where alias saved?

step 1
Code:
[root@localhost ~]# alias
alias cp='cp -i'
alias l.='ls -d .* --color=tty'
alias ll='ls -l --color=tty'
alias ls='ls --color=tty'
alias mv='mv -i'
alias rm='rm -i'
alias which='alias | /usr/bin/which --tty-only --read-alias --show-dot --show-tilde'




step 2
Code:
[root@localhost ~]# cat ~/.bashrc
# .bashrc

# User specific aliases and functions

alias rm='rm -i'
alias cp='cp -i'
alias mv='mv -i'

# Source global definitions
if [ -f /etc/bashrc ]; then
        . /etc/bashrc
fi


my question!

where these aliases stored? in which file??!!
Code:
alias l.='ls -d .* --color=tty'
alias ll='ls -l --color=tty'
alias ls='ls --color=tty'


Last edited by pludi; 10-22-2009 at 01:36 PM.. Reason: code tags, please...
# 2  
Old 10-22-2009
Depends on exactly which OS you're using I think. I know in Solaris for ksh there's your own ksrhc file but also a system profile that everybody gets. There is probably a system-wide one on your server as well giving you those extra aliases which are not in your personal bashrc. However, I can't tell you exactly where that is from the info you've given.

Usually something like that would be stored in /etc somewhere. Try looking around in /etc and some of its subdirectories. Maybe run a grep alias * in /etc and see what files it finds.
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Old 10-22-2009
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# 4  
Old 10-23-2009
Quote:
Originally Posted by cqlouis

Code:
~/.bashrc
/etc/bashrc

Did you take a look at both files mentioned?
 

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