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I am using bash as my default shell. I don't have root access. But I would like to customize my bash by setarch. So the question is how to do this automatically?

Currently, I have to manually run "setarch ... /bin/bash" when I want to use thecustomized bash. Is there a way that this setarch is always automatically done for all my bash sessions?

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try to change ~/.bashrc or change the files set the arch on the /etc/rc.d directory.

check it out:

An introduction to services, runlevels, and rc.d scripts

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