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Jose Luis
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Prompt in csh

How can I do for set my prompt in csh (UNIX), for what it's change every time when the "cd" command will be executed?

Example:
[hostname:/]# cd /etc
[hostname:/etc]#

Thank's in advance!!!

 

 

 

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Domenico_5
Respected Contributor

Re: Prompt in csh

hi jose

try this

alias cd 'cd \!*;set prompt="[`hostname`]$cwd :"

bye
Christopher McCray_1
Honored Contributor

Re: Prompt in csh

hello,

set prompt="[`hostname`:\$PWD]#"

hope this helps

Chris
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Domenico_5
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Re: Prompt in csh

sorry jose

i have made a mistake!!!! the correct is:

alias cd 'cd \!*;set prompt="[`hostname`]$cwd :"'

whit this ' to the end.

bye bye
Francois Bariselle_3
Regular Advisor

Re: Prompt in csh

Edit your syscshrc file and modify le prompt line :

set prompt="$LOGNAME'pwd'"

Frank
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Christopher McCray_1
Honored Contributor

Re: Prompt in csh

hello,

Sorry, I have my sh and ksh mixed up with my csh.

Change my $PWD to $cwd as Dominico has stated

Sorry again

Chris
It wasn't me!!!!
Jose Luis
Advisor

Re: Prompt in csh

Thank's to everybody for your help, specially to Domenico. Your answer was the solution for my problem.
Bye.
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