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Re: how to change the prompt in Linux..any Fundaes??
Charudatta Phatak typed:
> hi! i am a student in IIT Bombay..I wanted to know how can one change
> the prompt in linux? i.e, how to change its colour & may be make it
> flashing & change what is written? i know u have to edit .bashrc or
> .bash_profile but what are the exact changes one has to make?any
You can read the bash prompt HOWTO for lots of information about this.
(path may be different depending on distro and version) :-)
Also, technical queries should be on LIH, not LIG.
Mrinal Kalakrishnan <mrinal@xxxxxxxxx> http://mrinal.dhs.org/
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