On 28/11/12 21:47, Junio C Hamano wrote:
> Simon Oosthoek <s.oosth...@xs4all.nl> writes:
>> perhaps the point should read like this:
>> #    3a) In ~/.bashrc set PROMPT_COMMAND
>> #        To customize the prompt, provide start/end arguments
>> #        PROMPT_COMMAND='__git_ps1 "\u@\h:\w" "\\\$ "'
>> Which would not be confusing at all, I think...
> It says "to customize", so a user who just wants the default (which
> does not exist but the comment does not say so) would be left
> without instruction, no?
>     In $HOME/.bashrc, PROMPT_COMMAND can be set to
>     '__git_ps1 <pre> <post>', where <pre> and <post>
>     are strings you would put in $PS1 before and after
>     the status string generated by git-prompt machinery.
>     e.g.
>         PROMPT_COMMAND='__git_ps1 "\u@\h:\w" "\\\$ "'
> or something?

Looks better than my suggestion :-)


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