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# 1  
Old 06-28-2006
Changing prompt

I currently have this as my prompt when I log in (shell is sh):
PS1="`hostname ` # "

My question is how do I add the current directory to that prompt? Is there a way?

# 2  
Old 06-29-2006
This has been asked before. Check this link. And please search the forums before asking questions.
# 3  
Old 06-29-2006
Sorry about that. I thought I did bad.
# 4  
Old 01-23-2009
prompt = pwd? what was the answer to this question?

in do you set the prompt to display the current directory?
# 5  
Old 01-23-2009
put this in .profile

PS1=`uname -n`:'$PWD'# ; export PS1
# 6  
Old 01-23-2009
Data ughhh...

This variable $PWD is not set in my bourne shell has no value.

The PWD variable is only set when I run ksh......

Originally Posted by incredible
put this in .profile

PS1=`uname -n`:'$PWD'# ; export PS1
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