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diff between export variable=value and export variable [message #98632] Thu, 10 February 2005 20:29 Go to next message
Naveen Verma
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Registered: August 2004
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Hi
Could u pls tell me the difference between
export variable=value and export variable.

Thanks and Regards
Raju
Re: diff between export variable=value and export variable [message #98635 is a reply to message #98632] Mon, 14 February 2005 03:41 Go to previous message
Frank Naude
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Hi,

"export" make environment variables available to children of the shell. The exported variable will be made available to all programs that are run by the shell.

Best regards.

Frank
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