Users using shell /bin/csh can't execute some commands from coreutils and the path variable is properly set

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  • When logging in with users using /bin/csh as the shell, some coreutils commands (sed, grep, uname, ls) fails to run, this does not happens with /bin/bash.
  • Many commands are reported not found on login for user with csh default shell.


  • Red Hat Enteprise Linux
  • tcsh

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