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OS X Terminal not recognizing any commands [duplicate]

I recently tried to install CoffeeScript on my mac and now am unable to use even the most basic of commands like ls, cd and so on. Something tells me that it's because the $PATH variable has changed. ...
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-Bash command not found appearing every time I start terminal [duplicate]

every time I start my terminal, it always says "-bash: .: command not found" twice. Does anyone know how I can get rid of that?
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bash-command not found; for every command == fear i could screwed up the path [duplicate]

here is the output of echo $PATH /usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/bin:/usr/bin and when I gave cat /etc/paths this is the output /usr/bin /bin /usr/sbin /sbin /usr/local/bin I am not ...
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Mavericks Terminal - 'Command Not Found' for everything [duplicate]

About everything (even clear and open) is giving 'Command Not Found' on the Terminal. If I do and echo $PATH, it gives me this. /Users/username/Documents/android/android-sdk-macosx/platform-tools:/...
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-bash: command not found appears every time [duplicate]

I just recently discovered what terminal was. I started using it today and every time I try a command (like shh) it says that the command was not found. I was instructed to type in echo $PATH and this ...
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bash: ping: command not found [duplicate]

My shell can't find ping. $ ping -bash: ping: command not found $ uname -r 14.5.0 $ echo $PATH /usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/bin:/Users/alex/.cabal/bin $ which ping $ However, man ping works and ...
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Terminal command not found [duplicate]

So I was going thru RoR tutorial, installed heroku, heroku toolbelt. I got an error message from Heroku to update to newvest Git for safety reasons. I tried that with installer but heroku version didn'...
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command not found for shell script

I created the following bash script in OS X 10.7.5: $ cd ~/Documents/github/scripts $ vim hello_world.sh #!/bin/bash clear echo "The script starts now." echo "Hi, $USER!" echo "I will now fetch ...
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Mac OS X Terminal: -bash: $: command not found

While trying to install pagekite on OS X Snow Leopard using the following command: $ pagekite.py --signup I got: -bash: $: command not found I am a noob with the terminal but after reading a bit I ...
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Cannot open Terminal normally

I tried to install opencv via homebrew, but I have done something wrong. I closed Terminal to restart it, however since then I can't open Terminal normally. Last login: Wed Sep 20 23:23:15 on ...
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Unexpected -bash command not found error when starting new mac terminal window

I was messing around with ssh keys and permissions and other things I'm not too familiar with and ended up causing some problems on my mac, including denying myself permission to my user account, ...
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-bash: 1: command not found - Immediately on loading Terminal [duplicate]

Upon loading my terminal (since trying to install composer globally) I'm being spammed with countless amounts of -bash: 1: command not found before I even type any commands. I'm not quite sure what ...