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Date:      Wed, 11 Oct 1995 10:58:40 +0000 ()
From:      David Brockus <>
To:        FreeBSD questions <>
Subject:   EDITOR environment variable
Message-ID:  <>

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I am running FreeBSD 2.0.5.  I am trying to set pico as the default 
editor for the vipw command.  Pico is in the path and can be executed 
from the shell prompt. 

I have the following lines in the root users .profile

export EDITOR

This does not work.  Could someone tell my the correct syntax and file to 
edit to add environment variables to FreeBSD.

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