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HISTFILE setting ignored in AIX 7.1

HISTFILE setting ignored in AIX 7.1

HISTFILE setting ignored in AIX 7.1

Despite setting HISTFILE to something else, all command history goes to .sh_history. I have checked /etc/profile and /etc/environment. Does anyone have any suggestions?

RE: HISTFILE setting ignored in AIX 7.1

Could you please share your .profile content?

RE: HISTFILE setting ignored in AIX 7.1

export HISTFILE=$HOME/.sh_history_mvv
export HISTSIZE=1024

export PATH

typeset -x \
ENV=.kshrc \
PS1=$(hostname -s):'$PWD>' \
PS4='[$LINENO]+ ' \
export ENV

if [ -s "$MAIL" ] # This is at Shell startup. In normal
then echo "$MAILMSG" # operation, the Shell checks

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