mv doesn't work after coreutils!

Ken Moffat ken at
Tue May 4 05:39:43 PDT 2004

On Tue, 4 May 2004, Andrew Sharp wrote:

> Dear support,
> I have finished installing coreutils and moved mv to /bin last  as directed
> and made the symlinks at the end. All of the other commands involved seem to
> work (cat, size, date, dir, touch, cp, ls all tested) but mv does not. It
> exists, but the zlib command goes as follows
>  	mv /usr/lib/* /lib
> 	bash: /usr/bin/mv: No such file or directory
> Mv has ceased to function. Why is this? How can I put this right?
> In the meantime, I shall copy a version back to /usr/bin so that I can get on.
> Andrew

 The correct response is probably "search the archives", but I know the
search engine can be a PITA at times.  You've somewhere missed the '+h'
to turn off bash's hashing.  Try set +h.

 das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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