[lfs-support] bash profile

Sandeep Singh mrigtrishna74 at gmail.com
Sat Jun 6 14:15:07 PDT 2015


well again it was a typo I used cat. my prompt shows I have used the guide
to the T, still it returns the error no such file or directory.

On Sun, Jun 7, 2015 at 2:00 AM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:

> Sandeep wrote:
>
>> On Sat, 2015-06-06 at 15:10 -0400, Chris Staub wrote:
>>
>>> On 06/06/2015 06:17 PM, Sandeep wrote:
>>>
>>>> Let me start by thanking Mike, Chris and Bruce for helping me with
>>>> the
>>>> wget-list problem.
>>>> Now I am stuck again and can't seem to create a bash profile.
>>>> I am using Arch linux as the host system and building lfs on a
>>>> dedicated partition, using lfs 7.7 version.
>>>>
>>>> thank you
>>>> Best Regards
>>>>
>>>>  You didn't say what the problem is. Are you getting an error?
>>>
>> sorry for the goof up. I am new to mailing lists. Let me start afresh I
>> am on the setting up enviornment part.
>>
>
>  I gave the command Cat > ~/.bash_profile << "EOF"
>> exec env -i HOME=$HOME TERM=$TERM PS1='\u:\w\$ ' /bin/bash
>>
>
>  It returned the error bash: /.bash_profile no such file or directory
>>
>
> It's cat, not Cat.  Linux is case sensitive.  Be sure you are the lfs
> user.  Then the command is:
>
> cat > ~/.bash_profile << "EOF"
> exec env -i HOME=$HOME TERM=$TERM PS1='\u:\w\$ ' /bin/bash
> EOF
>
>   -- Bruce
>
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