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how to Change the % prompt to - prompt in unix
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How To display the last modification time of any file in unix
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HPUX does not recognise \h,\w,\u to display the hostname,working directory and username respectively.
So how do i set the PS1 variable to display my current working Directory as my prompt?
I also tried PS1=$PWD,
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Assume that you want to set your prompt to display the current working directory followed by a percent symbol and then a space. The command pwd can be used to display this information, so explain why the following command does not have the expected result:
set prompt=" `pwd`'%' "
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This is our prompt at the moment
oracle@pinkipinki:/opt/oracle> grep 'set prompt' .cshrc
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We wish to have in production the same prompt, but red.
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I am working in tcsh and i set the prompt with this.
set prompt = "$cwd>"
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I want to set a timeout say 10 sec to shh prompt i.e. if no password is enetered for 10 sec prompt should again come to shell.
How can this be achieved ??
I am using Linux RHEL 5 and Solaris 10.
Thanks in adv.
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I'm using a csh shell (or, that'd be my guess from the .cshrc file I see) and I'm looking to change my prompt.
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Currently amending my bash profiles, there is a command that makes my session jump into another location. I just wonder if I could pre-define my prompt to begin with "cd " from this location (in order to navigate further into sub-directories). Is there any way of doing that? An important thing... (0 Replies)
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ok, there is a way to nicely kill a suspended job and to terminate another without using the mass -KILL command.
also, how can I set my prompt temporarly without using the .bash_profile that uses the PS1.
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