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Re: Prompt issue within cygwin
That was precicesly my issue. Thank you very much, both issues (tab
complete and dup > entries) are resolved!
FYI, I'm just trying to have a prompt that says:
this is because i login to multiple machines and use tabbed windows
(available within mrxvt) to do this. i find having this prompt makes
it quite easy to keep track of what env i'm logged into and where i'm
Have a great day!!
On 1/23/06, Igor Peshansky <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Jan 2006, Zach Gelnett wrote:
> > Here is what i am seeing:
> > v468929@TRD-CAX40JXD ~> >
> > the duplicate ">" is the issue. Here is my PS1:
> > \[\033]61;\u@\H\007\u@\H \W>
> > as you can see, only a single ">"
> > [snip]
> You have a bug in your PS1 value. Bash uses \[ and \] to delimit
> non-printable sequences in the prompt. So, your PS1 should at least be
> \[\033]61;\u@\H\007\]\u@\H \W>
> Note the closing '\]'.
> Also, ESC] doesn't look like a valid ANSI escape sequence What exactly are
> you trying to accomplish with your prompt?
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