[Bug 746] /etc/profile enhancement suggestion

Larry Lawrence larry at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri May 28 09:37:21 PDT 2004


"Bruce Dubbs" <bdubbs at swbell.net> wrote in message
news:40B761E2.10708 at swbell.net...
> Larry Lawrence wrote:
>
> >>Also, Dagmar changed the PS1 var in /etc/profile to PS1='\u@\h:\w\$ '
> >>but did not change the corresponsing one to the same thing in
/etc/bashrc
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >This is not unusual, some distro us \u:\w$ for one and \u@\h:\w for the
> >other.  The other thing that I see is that Dagmar matched bashrc and
Bruce
> >commented it and changed it.  This looks intentional and makes it easy to
> >edit for those that want both to be the same.
> >
> >
>
> Actually the error was mine.  Dagmar didn't give me a bashrc, only a
> profile and I didn't catch the change.
>   -- Bruce
>
OR good catch! works.

Larry





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