[PD] (OT) Terminal OSX Stuff
bigswift at ufl.edu
Wed Dec 17 01:48:29 CET 2003
it was hiding in my ~/.profile
On Wednesday, December 17, 2003, at 01:23 AM, Nick Morrison wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 16, 2003 at 10:09:54PM -0500, Patrick Pagano said:
>> i am hoping there are a few OS X users on this list that might be able
>> to help me with one annoying thing
>> that i can't seem to track down.
>> When i run terminal
>> i have
>> [patrickp at Patrick-Paganos-Computer patrickp]$
>> which is like 3/4 of the way across terminal so i am incessantly
>> Does anyone know how to get rid of this and just have a prompt?
>> I looked all over but can't seem to nip it.
>> thanks in advance and sorry for the OT
> You'll probably need to set your "PROMPT" or "PROMPT1" environment
> variable. This depends on your shell - it's possibly tcsh, cuz osx is
> freebsd-based (a wild guess), in which case putting something like:
> set prompt = '%n %B%/%b %# '
> in .tcshrc in your home directory will make you happier.
> Nick Morrison : nickm at internode.com.au
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