Path in computer file systems is in general the human-readable address of a filename or directory specifying a unique location in a file system, and expressed by a string of path components separated by a delimiter (most commonly the slash "/" or the backslash "\"). PATH (variable), is an ...

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Path reset to old value after shutdown

I use a command line tools under windows 10. The path to the tool is set in the system PATH variable so that it can be started from the command line. Whenever a new version of the tool comes out, I ...
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Changed “path” variable in Ubuntu Linux and basic commands have stopped working

I'm using Ubunut 14.04 (as a virtual machine). I installed TeX Live system over the internet. Once the installation of TeX live finished, it said Most importantly, add ...
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Add SONAR_RUNNER_HOME correctly to PATH

I'm trying to use sonar-runner in my Mac. So i download SonarScanner and follow the instruction here : http://docs.sonarqube.org/display/SONAR/Analyzing+with+SonarQube+Scanner When i try to run " ...
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Oh-My-Zsh doesn't appear to see the path

so I am attempting to use my path variable to find a file but it doesn't work. I am using zsh (oh-my-zsh particularly) And i have the following commands in my .zshrc export ...
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Command prompt “emulator” not searching PATH

I've made a cmd file to run at the school computers for things like Remote Desktop, instead of creating a new file just to type mstsc. The school computers do not allow you to open the command prompt, ...
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Certain Variables won't expand in Windows System Environment Variables PATH [duplicate]

For some reason there are certain Environment Variables that won't expand when used in the "PATH" variable in the System Variables. For example, %SystemRoot% works just fine while %WinDir% doesn't. ...
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Are full paths kept private by Firefox, or are they disclosed to websites?

In Firefox for Windows, when a website requests a file to be uploaded, Firefox displays a standard file selection dialog box. In that dialog box, the user selects the file to be uploaded. Unless ...
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Adding Scala to the PATH in zsh

I've been at this for a while and I think I'm starting to go crazy I have downloaded Scala to ~/bin for easy access on my Elementary machine; but I seem to have some difficulty adding it to the PATH. ...
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windows PATH variable ignore version number

Since forever I have hardcoded environment path variables on windows, or used some script to find a path to an executable with a regex. Is there a mechanism for adding a location to the PATH ...
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How can I execute a shortcut in my path

I have added a shortcut to an executable into a folder on my path, but I can not execute it as I would expect. Is there a way to do this? I have a bunch of small exe's I would like to keep organized ...
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Copy Dictionary Path Button for any folders or files in OSX

I want to know there is any option to get Full directory path in OSX from right click.In windows i am able to get full path from properties folders.But that is possible in OSX MAC. Right Click of ...
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How to convert a Windows path (with backslashes) to Unix format on Babun/Cygwin

I'm using Windows and writing shell scripts to run on Babun (a POSIX api). I need to read a path from an environment variable, $USERPROFILE, and convert it to unix style (replace \ by /, c:\ by /c/) ...
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Modify target of unpinned applications in taskbar

Example: I do not have MS Excel is not pinned. When opened, its icon shows up in taskbar. To open a new instance, that taskbar icon can be middle clicked. But to open it without loading a blank ...
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WMIC file copy from server to a client fails

I try to run from a server the following command but it doesn't finally works. What I try to do is to copy a file from the c$ of my server to a specific client. 10.10.10.10 (The server) ...
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$HOME/bin is not appended to PATH in Linux Mint

I created the folder $HOME/bin and put some symbolic links in there. Furthermore I set the checkbox Run command as login shell (according to this question) in the Terminal properties. Now when I ...
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How to add a enviroment variable without GUI [duplicate]

Is there a way how I can add a new environment variable specifically PATH without going into control panel etc. Is there a file I can edit for this or a command line argument that can do the same ...
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Cannot remove folder. The file name or extension is too long while copying an extracted folder from its original location to another location [duplicate]

I use this Object Relational Mapping (ORM) framework namely Hibernate to develop Java EE applications which is available as a downloadable zip file for windows having several deeply nested directory ...
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Grep whole path

Hi I would like to do this ls * | grep pattern But I would like instead of just showing the file with the pattern the whole path of the files that match the patterns
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Windows command (copy) | parameters | allow destination file path to be created

When using Window's command copy, i'm unable to find a way to force the destination-path to be created. In the following example (assume that the source destination isn't created which is drive D:/ ...
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Windows 7 Get List of Open Files by Extension or Application

After much research I need to ask how I may go about getting a path list of open files with a particular extension in Windows 7. Files, not processes; I need the files that Adobe Reader, or other, has ...
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Jump Drive Letters in Web Server URL

We have an internal only web server. Let's call it 'blink' 'blink' is running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard 'blink' has a D: drive with a folder structure of D:/path/to/file.filetype The web ...
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How to set JAVA PATH in system properties

How to fix “not recognized as an internal or external command” in Windows?
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What does asterisk “*” mean in a unix PATH environment variable?

Example: # echo $PATH /home/admin*:*/bin I assume it's a wildcard of some sort, but is it one level deep, or many? For example, will */bin match only items in usr/bin or will it also match deeper ...
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Raspberry Pi Error: Could not find or load main class net.tinyos.tools.Listen

I have successfully installed TinyOS and NesC in my Raspberry Pi but when I ran java net.tinyos.tools.Listen -comm serial@/dev/ttyUSB0:telos I got an Error: Could not find or load main class ...
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How to remove Registry Keys with wildcards

Are you able to remove a registry key with the following command? reg delete "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall{CD95F661-A5C4-44F5-A6AA-ECDD91C240*" /f The ...
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Where are Windows 10 desktop wallpapers stored?

I plugged in a thumb drive to my pc, right-clicked on an image, and chose 'Set as desktop background'. The thumb drive was subsequently stolen. Windows obviously creates a copy on the image since it ...
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PATH variable not working properly with hg

I am having a CentOS remote machine where I have hg installed. It was working fine for long time and today when I am trying to use hg commands, I got the following errors, [dinesh@lab test]$ hg st ...
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Error Resolving User Permissions + Zsh Command Not Found

This is the list of user permissions after logging them to the terminal: ➜ ~ ls -ld / /usr /usr/bin /usr/bin/manpath drwxr-xr-x 33 root wheel 1190 Nov 14 08:49 / drwxr-xr-x@ 11 root wheel ...
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How do I use a different version of openssl?

I have downloaded, compiled, and tested, openssl 1.0.2d. I can use it preferentially in my shell by editing .bash_profile and placing the openssl_x84_64 at the beginning of PATH. I would like to ...
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Is it safe to delete the Skype entry in PATH?

Skype installer adds this directory to the PATH environment variable: C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone This is frustrating, my PATH is already cluttered enough. So, I tried removing this entry, ...
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Can't create or see Windows 7 restore points anymore

Long story short, I was deleting some path variable in the Environment variable > system variable > path. I needed to clean up some path variables for my python. Have done something like this before, ...
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A more comfortable way to edit a long $PATH?

I want to add, in ~/.bashrc, a few directories to my $PATH. My $PATH is quite long so it's a bit hard to see what directories it contains and in what order. I know I can modify my ~/.bashrc to be: ...
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Changed the PATH, now I'm getting “command not found” for everything

Amazon Linux Server, connected with SSH: I tried to change the PATH for the apache user by making some changes in /etc/environment (PATH=$PATH:/opt/openoffice4/program) and /etc/sysconfig/httpd ...
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When to rehash executables in $PATH with bash?

Bash shell has a built-in command hash -r to reset the internal $PATH cache for executables. When is it necessary to use this command? Related: How to rehash executables in $PATH with bash
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Is there a GUI way to copy a folder's path in MATLAB?

Is there a way to easily copy the name of a folder's full path within MATLAB, from the MATLAB folder window, into a MATLAB script or command window? Dragging with mouse would be very nice, but I ...
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Why do I sometimes have to double escape spaces in rsync paths?

When referring to paths with spaces, e.g. Steve Jobs, I can either backslash escape, or surround with quotes, when the path is the local directory: rsync Steve\ Jobs user@remote:/ or rsync "Steve ...
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Changing the system path variable is not saving the new path

I have just installed JDK (Windows 8 x64), when I run java in a cmd window all is fine, but when I run javac it gives an error message. I have found that when I use echo %PATH% it shows the path as ...
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Is there a way to get the path when right-clicking on a file icon in Agent Ransack?

Agent Ransack will show a list of file icons you can right click on. To get the file path you have to go to Properties, select the file path, then copy it. I want to just right click on the file ...
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FFmpeg multiple errors relative to path

I've got a list of videos in the directory: C:\Users\Andrew\Desktop\ffmpeg\bin\zaz\part-xxx.mov, the filelist: C:\Users\Andrew\Desktop\ffmpeg\bin\zaz\list.txt which is: file ...
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Sudo can't see symbollically linked executables in path

On CentOS 7, I installed some executables in /opt/app-version/bin/executable. Those executables have the following permissions: rwxrwxr-x. 500 500 Ownership of every directory in the path ...
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Setting PATH variable in XFCE4

I have some programs installed in my ~/.local/bin/ folder and in /etc/profile I've got the following: if [ "`id -u`" -eq 0 ]; then ...
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.profile environment change in ubuntu

Ok, I am having a heck of a time with permanently setting an environment variable in Ubuntu 14.0.4. I am working on installing Bro IDS and it requests that I set this path You can also add ...
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Batch populate JPEG IPTC keyword from csv or txt file

I have 50,000-plus JPG files which I've tagged for easy lookup by user-selected keywords. The database which matches image files with their keywords is proprietary and utility-specific. I want to ...
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Nginx Cannot Find OpenSSL Development Headers

When I run: rvmsudo passenger-install-nginx-module on my El Capitan Mac to install nginx, the terminal prints: Checking for OpenSSL development headers... Found: no But I am certain I have ...
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Change names of translated standard paths like “Eigene Dateien” (Documents)

I just got a new work PC, which unfortunately was set up with a German copy of Windows 10. I already changed the keyboard and display language, but I noticed that the path names of the standard ...
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environment module : Cannot initialize TCL

I am trying to create a python-2.7.10 module on a CentOS 6 cluster. My simple python-2.7.10 module file is : #%Module1.0 prepend-path PATH /gpfs0/export/opt/anaconda-2.3.0/bin prepend-path MANPATH ...
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PATH has invalid characters

I was fiddling with my PATH on my mac because home-brew wasn't working. My path could be broken down into three versions: Clean path is the most ideal path, since I don't use Pebble's SDK anymore. ...
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How do I change the default location of Sticky Notes on windows 7?

Looking for a solution to help me whenever add a note into sticky notes it will save on new location. Something that always windows check the new location to pull up the file not a copy/short-cut of ...
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User scope environment variable: PATH append string value to existing value

I want to know, how to to append value to existing PATH variable (user scope): SETX PATH "%PATH%;D:\Myfolder\Test\" The above script takes system path variable data using %PATH% and append my ...
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Problems with setting environment variables (especially PATH) and using cd with them in cmd in windows 10

I am following a tutorial to setup Apache Storm. (That's just for context -- it doesn't really matter for my error.) So it tells me to set some environment variables, specifically %JAVA_HOME% and ...