fish_prompt - define the appearance of the command line prompt¶
function fish_prompt ... end
fish_prompt function is executed when the prompt is to be shown, and the output is used as a prompt.
The exit status of commands within
fish_prompt will not modify the value of $status outside of the
fish ships with a number of example prompts that can be chosen with the
A simple prompt:
function fish_prompt -d "Write out the prompt" # This shows up as USER@HOST /home/user/ >, with the directory colored # $USER and $hostname are set by fish, so you can just use them # instead of using `whoami` and `hostname` printf '%s@%s %s%s%s > ' $USER $hostname \ (set_color $fish_color_cwd) (prompt_pwd) (set_color normal) end