windows behaviour on installing new packages

Daniel Marsh jahilliya at
Fri Feb 2 05:57:31 UTC 2007

On 2/2/07, Gobbledegeek <gobbledegeek at> wrote:
> Hi
> I  noticed  over the past few weeks, that  after  installing  numerous
> packages (pkg_add  -r),  I could not execute them  (not  found). They
> were standard  packages installed in the standard locations like
> /usr/local/bin or sbin (already in $PATH).  Running ldconfig, logging
> out and  logging back in did not help either.  *Rebooting*  helps
> however.
> What gives?    Are the  package install scripts missing  some  install
> command ? System is 6.2  production release.
> Are you using tcsh or csh?
Have you tried typing rehash after installing new software?

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