Beginner's questions

thorsten fly_a320 at
Mon May 30 10:05:40 PDT 2005

> Thanks for that. In the end I installed a copy of FC3 as this is just a test 
> machine, and I got it to work fine. Looking back I wonder if I had been root 
> rather than lfs when I created the files, although I cannot see how this 
> would make a difference.

Just for Info: if you have been root instead of user lfs then a

cat > ~/.bash_profile << "EOF"

creates the file .bash_profile in the /root/ directory instead of 
/home/lfs/. So logging in as user lfs there is no .bash_profile which 
can be read.


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