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setenv [2006/08/29 20:18] (current)
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 +#$EPIC: setenv.txt,​v 1.3 2006/08/29 18:22:56 sthalik Exp $
 +======Synopsis:​======
 +__setenv__ <​var-name>​ <​value>​ \\
 +__setenv__ -<​var-name>​
 +
 +======Description:​======
 +In the first usage, __SETENV__ sets the environment variable <​var-name>​
 +to <​value>​. ​ This new value will be visible to all of the processes that
 +you [[exec command|EXEC]]. ​ In the second usage, the environment
 +variable <​var-name>​ is unset (deleted), and is no longer visible to
 +[[exec command|EXEC]] processes.
 +
 +Some systems (like Solaris) make changing and deleting environment ​
 +variables painful. ​ Upon these kinds of systems, EPIC may output a 
 +warning advising you that setting an environment variable will result
 +in a memory leak which is unavoidable. ​ These systems also do not 
 +have an easy way to unset environment variables. ​ If you try, you will 
 +get a warning telling you this.
  
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