Category Archives: UNIX

Add Colors to Terminals, Get Life

It is so much boring seeing your mono colored puTTY sessions. Though there is no way to fill your life with colors if you are ksh lover, because there is no such way in solaris. You need to get to kid level to see colors.

anjul@nebula:/home/anjul$ cat .bashrc
export PS1="\e[0;32m\u@\h \w> \e[m"
# Define a few Color's
BLACK='\e[0;30m'
BLUE='\e[0;34m'
GREEN='\e[0;32m'
CYAN='\e[0;36m'
RED='\e[0;31m'
PURPLE='\e[0;35m'
BROWN='\e[0;33m'
LIGHTGRAY='\e[0;37m'
DARKGRAY='\e[1;30m'
LIGHTBLUE='\e[1;34m'
LIGHTGREEN='\e[1;32m'
LIGHTCYAN='\e[1;36m'
LIGHTRED='\e[1;31m'
LIGHTPURPLE='\e[1;35m'
YELLOW='\e[1;33m'
WHITE='\e[1;37m'
NC='\e[0m'              
# No Color
echo -e "${LIGHTBLUE} Hello ${RED} ${USER}, ${CYAN}Welcome back to NEBULA"
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