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Old 02-04-2009, 09:33 AM   #1
raju.mopidevi
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Unhappy editing startup script of bash -".bashrc"


hiii , friends
i am using bash shell. i know about ".bashrc" file. It contains startup scripts. Recently by mistake i had written wrong path in that file.
after looking at startup message, i had deleted that wrong path.


Now my problem is .... it is displaying all the added startup programs !!
i.e. the programs i had edited to my startup of bash.
they are also not working

for every startup of my terminal the message is like this :

Code:
PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview
PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview
PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview :
PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview :
raju@linux-d6yt:~>
my .bashrc file contains this code :
Code:
# Sample .bashrc for SuSE Linux
# Copyright (c) SuSE GmbH Nuernberg

# There are 3 different types of shells in bash: the login shell, normal shell
# and interactive shell. Login shells read ~/.profile and interactive shells
# read ~/.bashrc; in our setup, /etc/profile sources ~/.bashrc - thus all
# settings made here will also take effect in a login shell.
#
# NOTE: It is recommended to make language settings in ~/.profile rather than
# here, since multilingual X sessions would not work properly if LANG is over-
# ridden in every subshell.

# Some applications read the EDITOR variable to determine your favourite text
# editor. So uncomment the line below and enter the editor of your choice :-)
#export EDITOR=/usr/bin/vim
#export EDITOR=/usr/bin/mcedit

# For some news readers it makes sense to specify the NEWSSERVER variable here
#export NEWSSERVER=your.news.server

# If you want to use a Palm device with Linux, uncomment the two lines below.
# For some (older) Palm Pilots, you might need to set a lower baud rate
# e.g. 57600 or 38400; lowest is 9600 (very slow!)
#
#export PILOTPORT=/dev/pilot
#export PILOTRATE=115200

test -s ~/.alias && . ~/.alias || true

PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar

PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview

PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview  >>~/.bashrc

echo PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview 

PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview  >>~/.bashrc

echo PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview 

PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview : >>~/.bashrc

echo PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview :

PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview : >> ~/.bashrc

echo PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview :
 
Old 02-04-2009, 10:17 AM   #2
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Each of these lines is causing the output you see.
Code:
echo PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview :
Delete these lines. Then delete all of these lines
Code:
PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview  >>~/.bashrc
Then delete this line
Code:
PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar
Keep this line
Code:
PATH=/usr/bin:/home/raju/bin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/games:/opt/kde3/bin:/usr/lib/jvm/jre/bin:/usr/lib/mit/bin:/usr/lib/mit/sbin:/usr/bin/unrar:/usr/bin/gwenview
Then add this line
Code:
export PATH
 
  


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