Oracle Linux 5 & 6 - Why does "alias" not work with bash scripts? (Doc ID 2092019.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 07, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 On Oracle Linux 5 & 6 set alias for any command and the alias command will work fine on the interactive shell, whereas aliasing doesn't work inside the script.

 

Cause

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