On Wed, Dec 15, 2004 at 01:03:38PM +0000, Stephen Shirley wrote:
>> At a guess, /bin/title works by changing $PS1, and putting the usual
> special characters into the beginning(/end) of the var. It doesn't have
> to be done that way however. You can quite happily print the same
> special characters directly to the terminal and get the same effect. Try
> something like:
>> function settitle()
> echo -e '\[\033]0;'$1'\007'
> telnet $1
>> Hope that helps.
Thanks That works perfect.
jason at jcorcoran.net
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