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Why does SVN 1.7 show on my mac (Mavericks)

I have installed SVN 1.8 on my mac (Mavericks) in /usr/local but when I do svn --version it still shows 1.7, I have added "export PATH=/usr/local:/usr/bin:$PATH" to "~/.bash_profile" and also loaded ...
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$PATH - No such file or directory MAC OSX - Terminal

A million different version of this have been asked already, but I'm still lost, sorry. Here is some of what I'm getting back... In a terminal: $PATH -bash: ...
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Different Path Based on Directory

I am developing an application using Play! Framework version 1.2.4. So I have downloaded this and added its bin/ folder to my path. However, I am getting ready to start another Play! Framework ...
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Difference between quoted path and non-quoted one as command argument in Mac Terminal

For example, what is the difference between the following two commands: sudo ln -s "/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.3/bin/python3.3" /usr/local/bin/python3 sudo ln -s ...
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Need help $PATH and terminal commands relink - no sudo, ps, grep

I had to change some path settings to install node.js in turn I must have edited a file that removed the path from the correct directory, whereby sudo, ps, grep etc. live. I am not sure how to reset ...
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$PATH is not updated

It seems all about this was already discussed, but I can't resolve my problem. I have all necessary strings in /etc/paths /usr/bin /bin /usr/sbin /sbin /usr/local/bin in ~/.bash_profile export ...
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How to copy full path from Terminal in Mac OS

I want to copy path of one file, but the directory isn't open in Finder, it is opened in terminal. Is it possible by invocation <utility> filename to copy full file path string to the Mac OS ...
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How do I prevent $PATH from resetting itself each time?

I'm having difficulty setting up the PATH on my macbook pro. I followed this link to modify my path variable. Each time I start a new terminal I get a PATH pointing towards ...
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Can only use some commands as sudo

I have had a bit of a problem with some commands lately, not working as intended. I wanted to fiddle with some Markdown and try it as a substitute for some simple HTML pages, so I looked into some ...
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How to permanently reset my $PATH?

I was trying to add something to $PATH and it went totally wrong. I now can't run any commands such as ls. I've looked at this answer ...
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script not found even though it's in PATH

Have a look at this terminal output... bjorn@jungleland:~$ cd bin bjorn@jungleland:~/bin$ ./first.sh Hello World bjorn@jungleland:~/bin$ cd .. bjorn@jungleland:~$ pwd /home/bjorn bjorn@jungleland:~$ ...
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Transfer iPhoto Library to other computer using Terminal

I want to move my iPhoto library from one MacBook to my MacBook Pro. If I connect in Finder and transfer, it shows a time of about a day. I heard that if you use Terminal to transfer, it speeds it ...
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x-terminal-emulator not getting path

I have a script that uses x-terminal-emulator to launch a different script in a new terminal window. I am using ubuntu 12.04 and a colleague of mine is using ubuntu 12.10 and this is not working for ...
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Bash can't find go exectuable after installing Go package for OS X

I installed Go (programming language) to Max OS X but "go version" in terminal gives -bash: go: command not found Echoing $PATH returns: ...
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$PATH issues with OSX Lion

I'm having some issues with running mysql from terminal: macmini:~ michael$ which mysql /Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/bin/mysql macmini:~ michael$ mysql -bash: /usr/local/mysql/bin/mysql: No such ...
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Can't access Terminal anymore, only shows a cursor

I run OS X. Following these directions (Installing MySQL on Mac OS X) I added a file to /usr and the contents were PATH=/usr/local/mysql/bin:$PATH Actually I was trying to get the mysql command ...
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How can I update cygwin shell environment variables set in System Properties window

Suppose I go into the System Properties window and add an environment variable to the Path. If I have a terminal window open, it will be unaware of the change, so I close it and open another one. Is ...
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Getting PATH right for python after MacPorts install

I can't import some python libraries (PIL, psycopg2) that I just installed with MacPorts. I looked through these forums, and tried to adjust my PATH variable in ~/.bash_profile in order to fix this ...
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What is wrong with my PATH settings on OSX?

At some point, my PATH settings on OSX have broken, meaning that launching GUI apps that use console apps "under the hood" are breaking (examples so far are MonoDevelop and Crossover Games). If I ...
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which/whereis differences

What's the difference between which and whereis ?
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How do I create a terminal shortcut to open to a particular folder?

I've recently switched to a Mac and want to improve my workflow a bit. I often need to run scripts using the terminal that are in several different folders. How do I create something like Windows ...
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Mac OSX: conventional places where binary files should live

I'm only vaguely familiar with Unix and the filesystem convention for Macs, so sorry if this is a dumb/easy question. I've downloaded an application that is a command-line application, and want to ...