name for .profile & aliasing?

Michael Hirmke
Sat Dec 12 13:32:00 GMT 1998

Hi Klaus,

>----------------- mailto:K.Rdt@TU-Berlin.DE start -------------------
>I'm using bash with .profile under Linux. Under w95+cygwin the startup-
>configuration-file-name ist not allowed. The SETs before bash from
>cygnus.bat can't do aliasing. An alias-script from the bash don't work.

Sorry, I don't understand the problem - I always use .bashrc and/or
.profile on Win95 and WinNT !?!?!
Do you mean, you can't create files with a leading dot from explorer ?
That's right, but you can create them while you are in bash, i.e.
touch .bashrc !

>	Thanks Klaus

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