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Author vinay.sajip
Recipients andream, vinay.sajip, xtreak
Date 2020-02-11.05:21:51
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> Am I misunderstanding the behaviour of the prompt argument?

You can see from Karthikeyan's post how it's supposed to work, and how it does work in his example. It may be that something else is overwriting the prompt in your environment - we can't tell without knowing what's in your .bashrc, .profile etc.
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