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Old 09-02-2004, 04:33 AM   #1
vickr1z
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~/.bashrc_profile help


hello again to all.
im using slackware 10. im going to set my PGDATA file to .bashrc as where it said in a tutorial.
but then i cant find .bashrc and .bashrc_profile files..
does anybody knows what shell default on slackware?
can i create this file alone? and chmod it so it'L be executable? how? whats the step?

please help..
 
Old 09-02-2004, 04:38 AM   #2
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The default Slack shell is bash (I believe an earlier version just used sh), and you can just create those files without any specific chmod -- they're not executable, just config files. Go ahead and either "touch .bashrc" / .bash_profile or just dive right in with your favorite text editor and whip them all up in one step.
 
Old 09-02-2004, 05:16 AM   #3
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thanks Poetics for your big help and info....

More Power!!
 
Old 09-02-2004, 06:02 AM   #4
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For some reason my users are always asking me to come up with "fun, colorful" prompts for them. I always figure their bosses would tell them to work more and bug me less, but ...
 
  


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