change prombt

Earnie Boyd earnie_boyd@yahoo.com
Thu Mar 30 11:59:00 GMT 2000


The easiest way to learn this information is to read the bash.info file. 
However, to change the prompt to the working directory, add this to the .bashrc
file `export PS1="\w> "'.

Earnie.

--- Johann Letzel <johann.letzel@student.hu-berlin.de> wrote:
> How can I change the prompt. I don't want to see "bash-2.02$" I want to
> see perhaps my working directory !
> 
> Thanks in advance
> 
> Johann Letzel
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