Posted: Mon Aug 09, 2004 6:00 pm Post subject: /sbin -directory
When I start a program by just typing its name to gnome-terminal it usually starts. Why doesn't programs that are in /sbin -directory start like that. I have to go to /sbin and start every program there with ./ in front of it. How can I change this? I'm using BLAG 19999.00071.
Posted: Mon Aug 09, 2004 6:10 pm Post subject:
because they aren't in your path
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Posted: Mon Aug 09, 2004 8:01 pm Post subject:
How do I add it to my path? To .bash_profile like java?
Posted: Tue Aug 10, 2004 12:48 am Post subject:
edit ~/.bashrc and add a line like this:
Or if you don't want to log out&in do:
Note the initial "."
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