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Re: How to clear screen before login prompt

On Mon, 29 Jun 1998, Jieyao wrote:

> I was trying to do a clear screen after I logout from the console before the login 
> prompt appears.
> Any idea how this can be done? I tried some escape sequence but doesn't 
> work.

using `clear` in .bash_logout is fine, but if you are like me, and like to
rid yourself of an extra file, add `trap clear EXIT` to your
.bash_profile, or even /etc/profile.

                       Michael Beattie (mickyb@es.co.nz)

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