Put Bash Prompt to bashrc

Larry Lawrence larry at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jun 10 14:04:02 PDT 2003

"Fabien STEINMETZ" <fabien.st at laposte.net> wrote in message
news:200306100818.34479.fabien.st at laposte.net...
> Hello,
> According to what I read in the Bash Prompt HOWTO (§2.6) it would be
better to
> put :
> PS1="[\u@\h \w]\\$ "
> into /etc/bashrc instead of /etc/profile.
> BTW I now have the correct bash prompt in Konsole...
> Fabien
> --

It's in both places and the entry in /etc/profile is documented to explain
why it is there.


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