reload config

source .bashrc
reload a configuration from .bashrc file
Sample Output
root@ubuserver:~# source .bashrc
root@ubuserver:~#

0
By: bbmarek
2009-12-29 00:14:34

What Others Think

. .bashrc
edeed · 458 weeks and 6 days ago
This works regardless of your current directory: source ~/.bashrc or shorter: . ~/.bashrc
haivu · 458 weeks and 6 days ago
Or just... bash
sputnick · 458 weeks and 5 days ago
I like to use exec $SHELL Just entering "bash" (or whatever your $SHELL is) will create another process, so when you exit that new shell, you will drop back to the previous one, which is probably not what you want.
yogan · 458 weeks and 4 days ago

What do you think?

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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