bash changes

Scott Talbot talbotscott at cox.net
Tue Aug 3 22:34:33 UTC 2004


On Tue, 2004-08-03 at 14:33 -0600, Michal Jaegermann wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 03, 2004 at 11:34:30AM -0700, Scott Talbot wrote:
> > 
> > Since installing bash-3,
> 
> A timing coincidence, I bet.
> 
> > whenever I su - to another user (root or
> > whoever) I no longer have any of the aliases available (i.e. ll, l.,
> > etc. ).
> 
> Most likely not "any" but ll, l. and ls and this happens only
> if you are doing that in a terminal window and not a text console.
> 
> Add 'TERM gnome' to your /etc/DIR_COLORS and the problem will
> vanish.  If you want details then look at a "what is eating
> dircolors?" thread on this list.
> 
> If this is something else then I am not seeing it.
> 
>   Michal

Michal:

Thank you for your swift resolution.  Adding the 'TERM gnome' line
turned the tide.

Scott





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