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Modify $PATH for root account Ubuntu / Linux Mint

March 6th, 2011 No comments

The way to modify $PATH on Ubuntu / Linux Mint is a bit different from that of other Linux distros. When you have tried several ways to modify $PATH but to no avail, give yourself a chance to try this and see =).

To modify all users’ $PATH, edit this file: /etc/profile

To modify root’s $PATH, edit this file: /etc/environment