On Mon, 25 Sep 2000, Wesley Darlington wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 25, 2000 at 02:35:30PM +0100, Ross Lynch wrote:
> > Trying to set aliases in a shell script that remain active when the shell
> > script is finished running. How is it done?
>> You want a program to export variables/aliases to its *parent*? I don't
> think it can be done without some magic in the parent. Either that or
> do you just mean `source'ing a shell script?
Could be a stupid question, but how come "alias blah=xyz" in a .bashrc
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