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Old 07-17-2005, 07:06 PM   #1
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Step 4.4 of LFS 6.0: Setting up the Environment


Hi everyone!

I am a bit confused here. In the step 4.4 of LFS 6.0 book, "Setting up the Environment" it says to create .bash_profile and .bashrc files and fill them up with some "stuff". What i dont understand is, whose environment will they belong to? To the lfs user that is created and su'ed into? Or to the previous root ?

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Old 07-17-2005, 08:55 PM   #2
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they are for the lfs user.
 
Old 07-18-2005, 12:18 AM   #3
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I believe the are to be created by the lfs user, so it would make sense that they would be for the lfs user.
 
  


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