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Old 07-25-2007, 06:39 AM   #1
kjartani
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"Environment variables"


Hello
Where to find the environment variables in Fedora
I assume theyre stored in some file and that there are some program to make them viewable and editable....

I need to check some paths......

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Old 07-25-2007, 06:58 AM   #2
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"env" does it on my system
You change them with simple assignment statements
 
Old 07-25-2007, 07:03 AM   #3
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To check your path you enter:

echo $PATH

To edit it you use the export command. i.e. to add a directory to your path:

export PATH="$PATH:$HOME/bin"

... adds the directory ~/bin to your path.
 
  


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