Program / Command global

Jerry McAllister jerrymc at
Wed Feb 14 23:54:37 UTC 2007

On Thu, Feb 15, 2007 at 12:28:02PM +1300, RawDevelopment wrote:

> Hi there,
> I just installed screen, very handy. But when I goto use it I have to call
> /usr/local/bin/screen
> how can I set it so I can just type
> screen
> ?

Make sure /usr/local/bin is in your path.  eg set you path in your
either .cshrc (for csh/tcsh) or .profile (for sh or bash) file.
If it is already in your path, then you just didn't update your
path after the install.   Either log out and log back in or
do a 'rehash'.


> Thanks :-)
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