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Old 05-13-2004, 10:48 AM   #1
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Placing current path in the prompt

To all:

When i change directories...i would like to have my current path listed at the unix let me know where i am at all times w/o typing 'pwd' can someone show me how to do this??

i am using Fedora C1.


Old 05-13-2004, 11:49 AM   #2
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I assume you are using bash as your shell. I really don't know the exact command, but they know:
Even 'info bash' should help (but i think it is harder to read).

read or wait for someone to have mercy on your soul

check this:

Last edited by acker; 05-13-2004 at 11:52 AM.
Old 05-13-2004, 12:07 PM   #3
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Check out fancybash for a good color bash prompt. Easy to install and easy to configure if you don't like the default settings.


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