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Re: Color prompt issues - debian lenny - UTF-8

From: Mike Frysinger
Subject: Re: Color prompt issues - debian lenny - UTF-8
Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2009 19:38:17 -0400
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On Monday 29 June 2009 19:16:08 Chris Jones wrote:
> My guess is that the non-printable characters in my bash prompt that
> switch colors interfere with bash's notion of the prompt's length?

you really should post the PS1 value that is causing trouble.  most likely you 
didnt use \[...\] sequences, but really we can only guess without seeing it.

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