OpenWindows Advanced User's Guide

10.2.1 The User Profile

This section describes some of the more commonly used environment variables. Many of these variables may already be in your user profile. As previously mentioned, your user profile file (.profile for the Bourne and Korn shells and .cshrc for the C shell) is located in your home directory.

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Hidden ("dot") files can be listed by typing ls -la.

The following is a partial list of environment variables that can be included in your user profile. The syntax for defining environment variables depends on the shell you're using: