On Thu, 17 Jun 2004, Andy Harrison wrote: Hi,
first of all I have to correct my test results: Not correct: [...] .bash_profile. If the alias is set in .cshrc: alias vi vim screen is running vim when typing vi (although the shell is still bash). [...] Instead: Screen in acting correctly when shell is set to csh (then screen reads the .cshrc). Screen is not reading the .cshrc while bash is the shell > This is a total shot in the dark, but I wonder if this little section > of the manual might apply. And a hit > daemon, usually `rshd'. If Bash determines it is being run by rshd, it > reads and executes commands from `~/.bashrc', if that file exists and > is readable. It will not do this if invoked as `sh'. The `--norc' It is true that screen while bash is the shell is only looking for the .bashrc file in the home directory. I copied .bash_profile to .bashrc and then everything worked (the same effect as "shell -$SHELL" in .screenrc). So thanx for helping. Oliver -- ... don't touch the bang bang fruit _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"