Re: RedHat 9 - another problem now - help appreciated ;)
From: Bob Wright (couchfulodogs_at_liamtoh.com)
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2003 21:49:22 GMT
On Tue, 28 Oct 2003 20:49:25 +1000, NightStalker wrote:
> In article <email@example.com>,
> firstname.lastname@example.org says...
> Thanks Gireesh and Paul - advice much appreciated.
> I've tried to intall OOo 1.1 and Moz 1.5, but ended up in a totally
> screwed-up mess.
> I've managed to get back to where I almost was <G> by using Synaptic and
> the RH9 Add/Remove app. I'm now back on OO 1.02 and Moz 1.2.1
> The only legacy of these adventures is that now my Terminal window
> (Konsole in KDE) no longer comes up with the prompt being my username
> and directory (e.g. root@Raptor root) - instead it just comes up with
> There is absolutely no indication as to which directory I'm in, but I
> can surmise where I am by doing a directory listing.
> How did that terminal prompt setting become corrupted, and how can I
> change it back to normal? Any clues would be much appreciated.
> Incidentally, when I log in as a user as opposed to root, the terminal
> prompt is normal.
> Once again, thanks for all your help.
Try these repositories for apt. (/etc/apt/sources.list) One of them has 1.5, can't remember which.
# Planet CCRMA for RedHat 9
# Main site, CCRMA, California, USA
rpm http://www-ccrma.stanford.edu/planetccrma/apt/ redhat/9/en/i386 os updates
rpm http://www-ccrma.stanford.edu/planetccrma/apt/ redhat/all/en/i386 planetccrma
rpm http://www-ccrma.stanford.edu/planetccrma/apt/ redhat/9/en/i386 planetcore
rpm http://www-ccrma.stanford.edu/planetccrma/apt/ redhat/9/en/i386 planetccrma