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Bill Maltby - LFS Related lfsbill at wlmcs.com
Tue Oct 22 10:41:49 PDT 2002

On Tue, 22 Oct 2002, Richard Lightman wrote:
>* Charles Hause <rhubarbpie at mail.com> [2002-10-22 13:20]:
>> For instance, if I type cd /bob, I change into the bob directory.  If
>> I create a script containing cd /bob nothing happens.  I've made the
>> script executable and I invoke it with ./scriptname.sh.  Other
>> commands work in scripts but to my knowledge only cd won't work.

You need to review man bash. There it talks about execution
environments,invocation, inheritance, processes, etc. You need this basic
understanding if you wish to avoid appearing *too* foolish. ;)

>> <snip>

Bill Maltby
billm at wlmcs.com

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