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Re: errno in PS1 variable [patch included]

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: errno in PS1 variable [patch included]
Date: 25 Nov 2001 20:22:18 +0100
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address@hidden (Yonatan Bokovza) writes:

|> I thought I could gain a lot if the last
|> errno could be a part of my prompt.
|> The following patch makes this
|> PS1="\E "
|> show the last errno as the prompt.

In case you mean exit status instead of errno:

PS1='$? '


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