root PATH missing /sbin and /usr/sbin
quozl at us.netrek.org
Fri Apr 27 02:58:22 EDT 2007
On Thu, Apr 26, 2007 at 10:28:30PM -0700, Javier Cardona wrote:
> > I am in the Developer console.....
> > iwconfig: command not found
> > ifconfig: command not found
> But for now, can you try to login as root first and provide the full
> path to iwconfig?
> $ su -
> # /sbin/iwconfig
Is there any good reason why we don't have /usr/sbin and /sbin in PATH?
On Debian and Ubuntu systems I don't get this problem. When I su to
root PATH is sane. On OLPC and Fedora systems this doesn't work.
James Cameron mailto:quozl at us.netrek.org http://quozl.netrek.org/
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