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Old 12-18-2003, 04:56 PM   #1
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Question How do I add something to my $PATH?

How do I add something to my $PATH?
Old 12-18-2003, 05:02 PM   #2
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you don't really add something to your path, you add the directory that the somthing lives in.

export PATH


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