Bug 4304

Summary: .bashrc not loading
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: saunders
Component: bashAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Version: 6.0   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 1999-08-21 17:03:57 UTC Type: ---
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Description saunders 1999-08-01 23:11:32 UTC
Using Redhat 6.0 w/ Gnome/enlightenment when I go to a
terminal window with my shell set as /bin/bash, my .bashrc
fails to get sourced.  I have some sort of .bashrc working
as a default, however I don't know where it is loading from.
I have been using tcsh with no problems, however, when I
switched to bash last night, my .bashrc failed to load, and
still continues to not load.  I have no tried this in text
mode from the command prompt, only in Gnome.

Mike Saunders

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-08-02 12:30:59 UTC
What type of shell are you starting??  A gnome-terminal, xterm,
color-xterm??  I use the gnome-terminal and xterm here in the office
and have no problems getting my .bashrc sourced.

Comment 2 Preston Brown 1999-08-18 17:57:59 UTC
This really sounds like a config issue, but let's see the contents of
/etc/profile, ~/.bash_profile, and ~/.bashrc.

Comment 3 Jeff Johnson 1999-08-21 17:03:59 UTC
This problem appears resolved.