On May 19, Christoph Lameter wrote > > So I say: PS1="[\\u] \\h:\\w\\$ " !!!! =D > > Too long. But better than nothing. PS="\\u@\\h:\\w\\$ " ? 2 charaters shorter... :-) regards, andreas -- TO UNSUBSCRIBE FROM THIS MAILING LIST: e-mail the word "unsubscribe" to email@example.com . Trouble? e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org .