Monthly Archives: November 2010

.bashrc doesn’t get loaded when logging in through TTY

Symptom: ~/.bashrc doesn’t load when logging in through TTY, but it will through xterm/guake/etc.. Solution: TTY loads ~/.bash_profile by default, so append to/create ~/.bash_profile the line $HOME/.bashrc and it will load. Under some installs, it may be ~/.profile rather than

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