How to change my prompt?

How to change my prompt?

Post by Miquel Angel Soler Cabana » Sun, 30 Aug 1998 04:00:00



Does anybody know how to change the way my prompt looks?

Thanks!

 
 
 

How to change my prompt?

Post by A » Thu, 03 Sep 1998 04:00:00



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> Does anybody know how to change the way my prompt looks?

> Thanks!

I added this:

PS1="\h[\u]:\w:\\$ "

to my /etc/bashrc file for a consistent system wide prompt.
See the "Prompting" section in:

man bash

Good luck...

              Al

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How to change my prompt?

Post by William Pa » Sat, 05 Sep 1998 04:00:00



: Does anybody know how to change the way my prompt looks?

: Thanks!

Change PS1 variable.  To see its current value, 'set'; and,
for further help, 'man bash'.
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