Is .netrc file by default provided in the linux home directory or do we have to create it manualy. I am not able to find it .in ~/home Rgds Rp
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No, it is not provided by default and you have to create it manually, because after all, it contains your own credentials. Just create it with your favorite editor, and it would work.