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nix:pathvars [2020/01/06 15:49]
kauffman
nix:pathvars [2020/01/06 15:51]
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-==== Intro the the PATH variable ====+===== Intro the the PATH variable ​=====
  
 Generally your search path for binaries will look something like the below. Generally your search path for binaries will look something like the below.
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-===== Manipulating the PATH variable ​=====+===== Setting up an Example ​=====
  
 Your shell will allow you manipulate the order in which these paths appear. It's as simple as setting a variable. Your shell will allow you manipulate the order in which these paths appear. It's as simple as setting a variable.
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 As you may have guessed we will want to add (pre or postpend) ''​%%~/​bin%%''​ to our ''​%%PATH%%''​ variable. As you may have guessed we will want to add (pre or postpend) ''​%%~/​bin%%''​ to our ''​%%PATH%%''​ variable.
  
-==== The reason you are here ====+===== Manipulating the PATH variable =====
  
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-==== Making the change permanent ====+===== Making the change permanent ​=====
 Add the following line to a file called ''​%%~/​.bash_profile%%''​. Add the following line to a file called ''​%%~/​.bash_profile%%''​.
  
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