Putting a directory in the path

Hi,

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?

Thanks.
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dimshCommented:
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

PATH=$PATH:/your/scripts/path

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

Regards

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