Bash prompt in X-Windows

linux fan linuxscratch at gmail.com
Tue Feb 23 06:00:07 PST 2010


On 2/23/10, Andrew Benton <b3nton at gmail.com> wrote:
> Do you source /etc/profile in ~/.bashrc?

Not the perfect answer, but it led to the answer.
Actually, /etc/bashrc should be sourced in ~/.bashrc and it was,
but I had missed creating /etc/bashrc in "The Bash Shell Startup Files",
and /etc/bashrc:
" # Provides prompt for non-login shells, specifically shells started
  # in the X environment."



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