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ubuntu 10 add path variable for all users all the time

Where can I add to my path that it will be available for all users, all shells, all the time. In this case I want /opt/grails/bin to always be available even when being run as tomcat user from ...
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autocomplete not working on one server, works on others

I have Ubuntu 10.10 x64 and x86 running on various servers and auto complete works on all of them bar one. The issue: apt-<tab> would show a list of options but sudo apt-<tab> would not. ...
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Tilde expansion not working when I hit tab on ubuntu 10.10

I try to do this: cd ~git\t where the \t is tab character and I expect it to be expanded by bash_completion to this: cd ~gitolite/ but it doesn't. I've uncommented the following lines in ...
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interactively watch other users action on server

im having some server issues and called for support. i would like to be able to view the support persons action on the terminal in real time from a different location. possible?
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How to Use Crontab to display something to users on DISPLAY=:0.0 or run a GUI program

I really would like to be able to use crontab to update something every 3hrs, BUT crontab won't run my script with enough priveleges to run a GUI. Clarification: I have a complicated script that ...