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Old 02-21-2004, 07:59 PM   #1
dragomir
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Making Commands for an Applikation


Hello everyone again,

Could some of you help me to make a command for an Application. What i am trying to do is to replace the boring

:> cd /usr/local/netscape
:> ./netscape

with a command to start netscape which i could run from whatever directory. I suppose i should change the $PATH and make an alias, but i dont know how

Here i am on RedHat 9.0 KDE

Thanks in advance
 
Old 02-21-2004, 08:21 PM   #2
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try make a sym link in /usr/bin
Code:
ln -s /usr/local/netscape/netscape /usr/bin
 
Old 02-21-2004, 08:23 PM   #3
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between this and this you should easily learn how to add to your PATH for you can just type netscape ...
 
  


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