Bash Prompt HOWTO
$Revision: 0.93 $, $Date: 2003/11/06 02:12:02 $
Copyright © 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003 Giles Orr
Creating and controlling terminal and xterm prompts is discussed,
including incorporating standard escape sequences to give username,
current working directory, time, etc. Further suggestions are made
on how to modify xterm title bars, use external functions to provide
prompt information, and how to use ANSI colours.