Re: easy script question
Thanks a lot... I didn't know what it was called... 'source' is the
command for csh.. Thanks again
On Sun, 3 Aug 1997, Brandon Mitchell wrote:
> On Sun, 3 Aug 1997, Paul Miller wrote:
> > if the ~/.bash_profile I want to run a file if it exists. I tried using
> > 'sh filename' and none of the variables were set. However, if I append
> > the filename to .bash_profile it works -- the variables are exported..
> Not sure about csh, but I think bash (and sh) needs a single dot, i.e.
> ". $HOME/.sd.sh" (without the quotes). I believe this is refered to as
> sourcing the file. Bash man page should have more on this.
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