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export MYSQL_PS1="mysql://\u@\h:/\d - \R:\m:\s > "
2012-11-03 18:22:16
User: Testuser_01
Functions: export

You can put this into your shell sourced file like .bashrc or .zshrc to have a different mysql prompt.

See http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/de/mysql-commands.html for more informations.

Beware that currently with mysql 5.5 the seconds are buggy and won't be displayed if you put this into a .cnf file. With the enironment variable this will work.

export PROMPT_COMMAND=$PROMPT_COMMAND'; export PWD_UPCASE="${PWD^^}"'; export PS1='C:${PWD_UPCASE//\\//\\\\}>'
2012-04-30 20:09:49
User: chungy
Functions: export

(This may be specific to bash only.) This transforms the current working directory to all uppercase characters and replaces forward slashes with backslashes, prepending the string with "C:" and appending a single ">". It serves no practical purpose, but may serve as a great practical joke if you can insert it to some victim's .bashrc :-)

export PS1="C:\$( pwd | sed 's:/:\\\\\:g' )> "
2010-03-29 13:55:52
Functions: export
Tags: prompt dos joke

This one eliminates the additional backslash at the end (which is not necessary)

export PS1="C:\$( pwd | sed 's:/:\\\\\\:g' )\\> "
alias PS1="man bash | sed -n '/ASCII bell/,/end a sequence/p'"
2010-01-15 23:39:28
User: haivu
Functions: alias
Tags: bash prompt ps1

I use this command (PS1) to show a list bash prompt's special characters. I tested it against A flavor of Red Hat Linux and Mac OS X

export PS1="\e[0;34m[\u\e[0;34m@\h[\e[0;33m\w\e[0m\e[0m\e[0;34m]#\e[0m "
2009-12-13 18:35:06
User: decept
Functions: export

blue and yellow colored bash prompt for a Hanukkah celebration on your box

2009-10-15 06:01:18
User: haivu
Tags: bash prompt

For example, if you are the type who type ls very often, then


will ls after every command you issue.

export PS1='\[\033[0;35m\]\h\[\033[0;33m\] \w\[\033[00m\]: '
2009-03-18 22:05:48
User: kamiller
Functions: export
Tags: color prompt

It colors the machine name and current directory different colors for easy viewing.