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Re: paths(newbie)



on Thu, Aug 02, 2001 at 03:11:28AM -0400, R1nso13@aol.com (R1nso13@aol.com) wrote:
> a couple of basic questions:
> 1. if a user's path isn't specified in .bashrc, what path is used, and what 
>    file is it found in?

/etc/login.defs
ENV_PATH PATH=/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/games

> 2. are paths recursive? (i'm thinking not on this one, or else why not just 
>    set the path to the root directory?)

I don't understand the question.

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