Colour man pages

I have been experimenting with the solarized colour palate for my console screens. One thing that I needed was colour man pages (I use man pages all the time) I found this post add the following to your ~/.bashrc # Less Colors for Man Pages export LESS_TERMCAP_mb=$’\E[01;31m’ # begin blinking Read more…

Customise osx bash prompt

customise osx bash prompt: I was reading over an old lifehacker post (I was looking for the bash profiles site, and found this too), its a pretty good way to customise your terminal command prompt, so I thought id share it with you http://lifehacker.com/5840450/add-a-handy-separator-between-commands-in-your-terminal-on-mac-os-x-and-linux there are other cool things you Read more…