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PATHS(3)                NetBSD Library Functions Manual               PATHS(3)


NAME
paths -- default system paths
SYNOPSIS
#include <paths.h>
DESCRIPTION
The <paths.h> header defines some default paths used in NetBSD. All defined constants are prefixed with _PATH. The constants include: The default user search path set by login(1) and associated utilities such as rshd(8). This is defined by _PATH_DEFPATH and includes directories such as /usr/bin and /usr/local/bin. Default paths for some utilities and device nodes. Examples include such paths as /dev/null (_PATH_DEVNULL), /dev/mem (_PATH_MEM), and /etc/nologin (_PATH_NOLOGIN), among others. Paths for some default directories such as /dev (_PATH_DEV) and /tmp (_PATH_TMP) as well as paths for some miscellaneous utili- ties such as csh(1), /bin/csh (_PATH_CSHELL).
SEE ALSO
whereis(1), sysexits(3), types(3), hier(7)
CAVEATS
The <paths.h> header is specific to NetBSD. NetBSD 10.99 April 8, 2011 NetBSD 10.99
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