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Old 03-30-2014, 01:39 PM   #1
Noazet
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Question Run bash script automatically after the root log in


Guys I am new to Linux ... I am using redhat ... I did a script which check if the one logging in is the root or jog but the problem is every time I want the bash script to run I should make right click and open terminal and type sh script.sh so if I want the script to run automatic after logging in what steps/commands should I write ???
 
Old 03-30-2014, 06:23 PM   #2
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Put the script in root's .bash_profile ... or .bashrc .

This is the first result of "when is bashrc called" in my search-foo, and it's a nice little explanation of the two, so rather than me reinventing the wheel, give it a read:

http://www.joshstaiger.org/archives/...rofile_vs.html

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