FW: Bash Prompt Here?

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Mon Apr 23 13:54:00 GMT 2001

Wrong mailing list, re:



On Mon, Apr 23, 2001 at 03:44:11PM -0500, Glen Coakley wrote:
>I have updated my version of this to incorporate Ross Smith's .inf
>idea, thus allowing it to be used on Windows <whatever>.  There is also
>an install script that will locate your cygwin root directory.  It does
>not run bash twice like Ross' solution but it does require changes to
>our .bashrc but it wraps them in an 'if cygwin' check so that they will
>only be invoked if you are running under cygwin.  (I share my .bashrc
>with my Unix box.) The changes are also designed to insulate you from
>cygwin upgrades by not modifying any of the distributed files nor
>making any assumptions about them except for the existence of certain
>tools (regtool, cygpath, cut, cat, grep, sed and, of course bash).
> http://www.users.qwest.net/~weissj/BashPromptHere.tar.gz

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