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Re: alias not passed to xterm

I wrote:
> I never use the .alias file, but I assume that this file is sourced in
> your .bash_profile?  If you start an xterm without any options, you get
> a bash that doesn't read your ~/.bashrc file.  If you want a login shell,
                  Error! should be: ~/.bash_profile

> i.e., one that does read your .bash_profile, you need `xterm -ls'.

Eric Meijer

 E.L. Meijer (tgakem@chem.tue.nl)          | tel. office +31 40 2472189
 Eindhoven Univ. of Technology             | tel. lab.   +31 40 2475032
 Lab. for Catalysis and Inorg. Chem. (TAK) | tel. fax    +31 40 2455054

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