Re: PATH && .bash_profile q's
On Aug Wed 27 2003 17:22, Jule Slootbeek wrote:
> Hi i just installed j2sdk1.3.1 from www.penguinppc.org and when i
> wanted to add the path /usr/local/j2sdk1.3.1/bin to the PATH variable
> in /etc/profile i noticed after a reboot, that when i open a
> gnome-terminal or rxvt, and echo $PATH it does not include any of the
> changes i made in either /etc/profile or ~/.bash_profile in the last
> file i have CVSROOT=/var/lib/cvs and when i echo $CVSROOT i don't get
> anything, unless i ssh to localhost. How can i fix this that my PATH
> is read correctly on logon?
.bash_profile is executed when login through a TTY, .bashrc when opening
a shell through *term; so I suggest you add the export in the .bashrc so
your bash environment is right when opening a gnome-terminal.
J. Javier Maestro