Subject: Re: console in editing mode
To: None <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/08/2005 00:07:06
On Fri, 7 Jan 2005 20:05:07 +0000 (UTC) (Christos Zoulas) wrote:

> cat  > ~/.profile
> export ENV=$HOME/.shinit

It may be better to do:

	export ENV='$HOME/.shinit'

This way it gets reevaluated every time it's used, so when su'ing to root
you get root's environment.

However, this doesn't work with /bin/sh but does with /bin/ksh.  Which
one is wrong?  I think it's the former but...

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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