Bug 89078 - prompt should be set "%" for (t)csh
prompt should be set "%" for (t)csh
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: setup (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-04-17 05:41 EDT by Takanori MATSUURA
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:35 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-06-07 11:08:53 EDT
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Description Takanori MATSUURA 2003-04-17 05:41:05 EDT
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Description of problem:
In /etc/csh.cshrc, shell prompt is set to
    set prompt='[%n@%m %c]$ '
or
     set prompt=\[`id -nu`@`hostname -s`\]\$\

The symbol of "$" gives users the impression that bash is working.
So the symbol of "$" should be changed to "%".

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run (t)csh


Actual Results:  The symbol of the prompt is "$"

Expected Results:  The symbol of the prompt is "%"
Comment 1 Takanori MATSUURA 2004-06-07 07:53:43 EDT
Is this report silly?
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2004-06-07 11:08:53 EDT
It's been the way it is for so long that I'm not sure it's worth the
effort to change it.

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