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Old 02-09-2003, 01:48 AM   #1
collegenate
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Alias Definitions


I have a pretty simple question about defining aliases. There are couple of commands that I would like to setup an alias for, and I know that I can define one immediately, but whenever I shutdown that particular shell, the aliases are no longer there.

I believe that these files are stored in the .bashrc file (I'm using just gnome term), but I can't seem to find this file. I have searched for it with no luck. A more straightforward approach to the question:

When I type 'alias' it displays the current aliases defined for the shell. Where is the file that stores that information?

I have searched the threads and found nothing as simple and exact as this, so I apologize if I am wasting anybody's time, but this is my first post.
Any help would be appreciated.
 
Old 02-09-2003, 03:06 AM   #2
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http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...threadid=42020

For Slackware, this is probably going to be your best source of info on that topic. Here's the entire search I pulled if that particular thread doesn't help:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...by=&sortorder=

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