gaprc file

James Bonfield jkb at
Thu May 6 02:54:17 EST 1999

In article <37303DA0.88160F4F at> Paul Rasmussen <paul at> writes:
>I was wondering if it was possible for individual users to create custom
>gaprc files without disturbing the main file.  For example, if I know
>I'm always going to want to display phred confidences and have my
>disagreements highlighted by background color, can I make my own gaprc
>file and put it in say, my home directory?  If so, what exactly would I
>call it and in what directory must it reside.  Thanks in advance,

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The answer is yes. Just call in ~/.gaprc (home dir), or .gaprc (current dir).

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