[Bug 746] /etc/profile enhancement suggestion

James Robertson jwrober at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri May 28 10:56:50 PDT 2004


Larry Lawrence wrote:
> "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
> 
> 
OK, does not matter to me any.

Thanks
James

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