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Korn Shell: Unix and Linux Programming Manual, Third Edition, The by Anatole Olczak

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Files

$HOME/.profilecontains local environment settings, such as the search path, execution options, local variables, aliases, and more. At login time, it is read in and executed after the /etc/profile file.
$HOME/.sh_historycontains previously executed commands
$ENVcontains the name of the file that has aliases, function, options, variables, and other environment settings that are to be available to subshells

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