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Re: hexedit install flub...now shell seems rudimentary
I didn't have /etc/profile so I copied /etc/default/etc/profile to
Aside from /etc/profile, I don't have any of the other files that
David mentions, but do have the profile.d directory. Here are the
permissions of all related files mentioned:
bash-4.1$ ls -l profile*
-rw-r----- 1 adrian None 6.9K Feb 18 11:14 profile
-rw-r--r-- 1 adrian root 109 Jan 18 07:50 openssl.csh
-rw-r--r-- 1 adrian root 41 Jan 18 07:50 openssl.sh
-rwxr-xr-x 1 adrian root 74 Jan 29 19:13 xinit.csh*
-rwxr-xr-x 1 adrian root 44 Jan 29 19:13 xinit.sh*
I did see that both base-files postinstall scripts in
/etc/postinstall/ were not executable:
bash-4.1$ ls -l base*
-rw-rw---- 1 adrian root 1.2K Feb 12 13:13 base-files-mketc.sh.done
-rw-rw---- 1 adrian root 925 Feb 12 13:13 base-files-profile.sh.done
So I changed them to be:
bash-4.1$ ls -l base*
-rwxrwx--- 1 adrian root 1.2K Feb 12 13:13 base-files-mketc.sh.done*
-rwxrwx--- 1 adrian root 925 Feb 12 13:13 base-files-profile.sh.done*
I ran setup again without installing anything --> no change to terminal
I ran setup again selecting to reinstall hexedit --> no change to terminal
I really appreciate your guys' help! Can't wait to find out what the issue is...
On Sat, Feb 18, 2012 at 12:16 PM, David Sastre Medina
> On Sat, Feb 18, 2012 at 07:25:37AM -0500, Ken Brown wrote:
>> On 2/18/2012 4:20 AM, Adrian Sandstrom wrote:
>> >Would love if someone could help me get me back to my cozy Cygwin terminal.
>> >When I use the cygwin shortcuts to cygwin.bat or mintty.exe I am
>> >getting a basic terminal.
>> >1) The command prompt displays "-bash-4.1$" instead of
>> >"username@directory" like before.
>> It sounds like PS1 isn't being set. ?This is normally done in
>> /etc/profile. ?You might start by comparing /etc/profile with
>> /etc/defaults/etc/profile. ?They should be identical unless you've
>> customized /etc/profile at some point.
>> The postinstall script for the base-files package should have taken
>> care of updating /etc/profile, so you could also check to make sure
>> the script was executed.
> This is probably caused by incorrect permissions in the latest base-files'
> package contents.
> A release fixing this will be available shortly.
> For the time being, please check and correct perms in:
> All of them should have owner/group root.root and 644 perms (rw-r--r--)
> Hope that helps.
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