Re: is this off-topic?

Chris Dunn (
Sat, 26 Dec 1998 14:36:26 -0500

Thanks for your interest and assistance to :

> > Andrew Sullivan <> who wrote:

> > There are several directory paths in your base.nbpp that can be set.  It's
> > possible that your ModulePath is not set to /usr/local/bin.  It should be.


> Tomas Duewiger who wrote :

> Also /usr/local/bin should be in your PATH outside of AS, it will
> make you more happy ;-) Just set it in your ~/.bash_profile (when 
> you use the bash) or in /etc/profile for all users using the bash. 
> Look for something like:
> PATH=/usr/bin:/usr/X11R6/bin export PATH 
> and add a /usr/local/bin behind the other paths.

As suspected the problem was external to AfterStep. The Linux 
system is newly installed, not even partly understood, and a PATH 
entry was needed in *profile.

Thanks again.
Chris Dunn
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