Try: PS1=`id [EMAIL PROTECTED] -s`"$ "
I put that into the .bashrc file. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Steven N. Fettig" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Friday, February 27, 2004 8:01 AM Subject: Hostname in shell (bash)? > Hi all, > > I searched the archives and documents on bash, but I can't figure out > how to put the hostname of the workstation I am on before the $ of the > shell/command line. Does anyone know how to add the hostname > (preferably the first part - i.e. www, db1, etc) to the command line for > bash 2.x? > > Thanks, > Steve > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"