Username and Computer Name
Mon May 14 23:00:00 GMT 2012
On 5/14/2012 4:19 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> I am installing cygwin on a new computer and I was told that the green
> "username@computername ' " is supposed to be hidden, and that I somehow
> installed Cygwin improperly.
That's not true, whoever told you that is either joking or making fun at
> Could someone please explain how to hide or setup cygwin properly to not
> show this?
You can change it any way you want, its part of the shell prompt,
controlled by environment variable PS1 (and PROMPT_COMMAND for the
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