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Date:      Sun, 10 Sep 1995 15:58:31 -0700
From:      "Scott J. Kramer" <sjk@cisco.com>
To:        Wayne Hernandez <hernanw@FSL.ORST.EDU>, amanda-users@cs.UMD.EDU
Cc:        questions <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: problem with amdump
Message-ID:  <9509101558.ZM11143@novelty.cisco.com>
In-Reply-To: Wayne Hernandez <hernanw@FSL.ORST.EDU> "problem with amdump" (Sep  9, 11:37)
References:  <Pine.SUN.3.91.950909113118.11977A-100000@cornus.FSL.ORST.EDU>

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On Sep 9, 11:37, Wayne Hernandez wrote:
> Subject: problem with amdump
> I'm getting the following message from amdump:
> 
> PATH:/usr/local/libexec/amanda: Command not found.
> Bad : modifier in $ (/).
> 
> This is on FreeBSD 2.0.5

Looks like you're getting the equivalent of this tcsh error:

  sjk@halo> setenv PATH $PATH:/
  Bad : modifier in $ (/).

Put {}'s around the envariable name (e.g. ${PATH}) to fix that, but `amdump'
is a bourne shell script so make sure it's being executed as such.

-sjk

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