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Old 03-27-2004, 07:28 PM   #1
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Where should scripts be placed?

Is there an equivalent of "C:\Windows" where scripts should be placed, so that they're in the path?

I know the gist of how to create a script, I just don't remember where to put them...

Old 03-27-2004, 07:30 PM   #2
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Your choice....if you put them in /usr/bin or /usr/local/bin they'll usually be in the path. If you put them in something like /usr/local/scripts why not add that to the path?
Old 03-27-2004, 07:33 PM   #3
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Thank you -

Which configuration file has the path information? It seems like there are several files that have such information... (probably because I'm still learning...)



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