pretty print environment variable PATH

echo $PATH | sed 's/:/\n/g' | sort | uniq
Echo $PATH isn't very easy to read.
Sample Output
/bin
/home/wbg/anaconda/bin
/home/wbg/bin
/sbin
/usr/bin
/usr/local/bin
/usr/local/sbin
/usr/sbin

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By: wbg
2015-09-30 05:55:51

What Others Think

You should be careful with the "sort" and the "uniq"! Since the order of the PATH variable is important ( it is searched from left to right) it should not be sorted and the "uniq" should be unnecessary in a normal system.
surrogard · 158 weeks ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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