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hi completely new to linux, if i have a file with alias in them called .private_profile how do i get it to refresh is there a code like rehash or ...
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    Refresh files


    hi

    completely new to linux,

    if i have a file with alias in them called .private_profile how do i get it to refresh is there a code like

    rehash

    or something???

    thanks

    windowsboy

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    Hi windowsboy,
    The command that you are looking for is source. So, run source followed by the name of the file containing the aliases to set those aliases : -

    $ source .private_profile
    With Regards,
    Thinker

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