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1 Mitko October 7, 2008 at 1:01 am

Great article! Thanks.

2 Anonymous November 26, 2008 at 1:24 am

great!beautiful article

3 Anonymous December 4, 2008 at 7:14 am

Thank you very much. I’m a Linux/Unix beginner. My English is also very poor. I consider your site very, very useful. Thanks.

4 Anonymous October 30, 2009 at 11:40 am

Very good article. It is very useful. Thanks.

5 Nudge February 2, 2010 at 12:33 pm

Could that differ from distro to distro? What distro has this been tested on?

6 Satya Prakash June 8, 2011 at 1:28 am

Many of the article written here about Linux is well written and very informative. This is also very well written.

7 Muthu August 17, 2012 at 4:16 pm


8 Anonymous September 13, 2012 at 4:27 am

You missed ~/.bashrc at “Execution sequence for interactive login shell” section.

9 Sylar December 1, 2013 at 4:40 am

Many thanks for your excellent article. but what’s the purpose for Linux to set so many “profile file” files?

10 Cesar March 27, 2014 at 8:50 am

Ive searching on the Web and saw this beautiful article. Even its from 2008, is great and very, very useful nowadays.
Thank you for posting that great explanation!

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