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RE: change opening path
- From: "Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID)" <BBuchbinder at niaid dot nih dot gov>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 1 Sep 2004 15:26:02 -0400
- Subject: RE: change opening path
but maybe one of the other editors might be more to your liking.
At Wednesday, September 01, 2004 3:12 PM, Tom Plane wrote:
> Thanks Dave.
> I tried this and got an error.
> bash: vi: command not found
> I did a default install.
> A little more help please.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: J. David Boyd [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, September 01, 2004 10:48 AM
> To: Tom Plane
> Subject: Re: change opening path
> "Tom Plane" <email@example.com> writes:
>> I would love to try this but I don't know how to add the cd command
>> the end of /etc/profile. Can you explain the steps to me?
> open a command prompt (bash)
> type: cd /etc
> type: vi profile
> press: 'G' to go the end
> press: 'A' to go to the end of the current line in insert mode
> press: enter to open a new line
> type: cd *path_to_wherever*
> type: :wq
> restart cygwin
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