openbsd 4.5 - changing .profile - logout and log back in (ssh)
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Usually you can integrate changes into your current shell by doing `source .profile` but some things may only take effect on shell startup. In that case perhaps you could try `exec /path/to/shell`? Not sure.
Here is what I found: the source command is not present in openbsd 4.5-current base installation. so that definitely doesn't work. typing exec `which ksh` also didn't work. su - <username> does work but, it spawns a new shell (bad thing) and also if I have to type su - <username>, I would rather ^d and ssh back again (less typing, I guess).
Anyone else know any other trick?
O.S is OpenBSD 4.5-current with base installation with ksh & I'm connected via ssh.