Hostname in shell (bash)?
ryallsd at datasphereweb.com
Fri Feb 27 10:06:22 PST 2004
> 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?
I have this in my .bashrc and .bash_profile files (\h is hostname):
# set prompt
PS1="===[\h][\u] \w # "
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