Putting a directory in the path


how do I put a specific directory (with custom automation scripts of my own) in the system path so I can access them from anywhere?

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for your current session you can update the PATH environment variable using this command:

export PATH=$PATH:/your/scripts/path

and if you want to set it perminently put that command in your /etc/profile file
there you should look for "export PATH" command and put the following command just before it


the every user on the system will have your directory in his path.


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