LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 03-19-2002, 09:55 PM   #1
justiceisblind
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2002
Location: Stevens Point, WI
Distribution: Mandrake 10.0 (P4 2.8 w/ HT, Radeon 9700 Pro, 80 GB/120GB HDDs)
Posts: 242

Rep: Reputation: 30
Change from root@localhost to something differnent in RH?


How can I change from the boring root@localhost in RH 7.2 to something with more pizzaz? I haven't tried to change it, but I would like to.
 
Old 03-19-2002, 10:06 PM   #2
taz.devil
Senior Member
 
Registered: Nov 2001
Location: Wa. State
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 1,261

Rep: Reputation: 45
http://www-106.ibm.com/developerwork.../l-tip-prompt/

That should give you plenty of fun things to try... =)
 
Old 03-19-2002, 10:47 PM   #3
justiceisblind
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2002
Location: Stevens Point, WI
Distribution: Mandrake 10.0 (P4 2.8 w/ HT, Radeon 9700 Pro, 80 GB/120GB HDDs)
Posts: 242

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
thanks, there's alot of really cool stuff there to try out
 
Old 03-19-2002, 11:50 PM   #4
taz.devil
Senior Member
 
Registered: Nov 2001
Location: Wa. State
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 1,261

Rep: Reputation: 45
Yeah, it's almost endless and can make a pretty nice prompt with the right set of params. Glad it could help! It reminds me that I need to do some of that myself.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Change localhost jdmml Fedora 10 07-02-2011 12:18 PM
Change localhost name in username@localhost n175uj Linux - Newbie 4 07-01-2005 09:25 PM
change the name of localhost in mdk10 ? balki Mandriva 2 04-15-2004 10:30 PM
Changing root@localhost to root@domain.com Stingreen Linux - General 14 12-17-2002 07:21 PM
Localhost change ? mikeshn Linux - General 5 11-27-2002 03:30 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:05 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration