Install Instructions or pacstrap is missing /root/.bash_profile

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – cfr wrote:It should read /etc/profile in that case which by default sources /etc/bash.bashrc. At least, according to bash's man page. That is, it should work even if those files are not in /root.Not sure what you mean by "it", but what I found is that the Wiki is, in fact, correct, it says:* if interactive + login shell → /etc/profile then the first readable of ~/.bash_profile, ~/.bash_login, and ~/.profile...But, in Arch, by default:* /etc/profile (indirectly) sources /etc/bash.bashrc* /etc/skel/.bash_profile which users are encouraged to copy to ~/.bash_profile, sources ~/.b (HowTos)