Setting urxvt title

Petter Adsen petter at
Fri Feb 6 18:56:21 UTC 2015

On Fri, 6 Feb 2015 09:09:37 -0700
Brandon Vincent <Brandon.Vincent at> wrote:

> On Fri, Feb 6, 2015 at 6:15 AM, Petter Adsen <petter at> wrote:
> > What am I doing wrong?
> There are a couple of places where $PS1 is set in ~/.bashrc, however
> there is a section dedicated just for setting the title in
> xterm/urxvt.
> I was able to comment out the section following "# If this is an xterm
> set the title to user at host:dir", and had no problems with setting a
> custom title in urxvt with the -title option.

..ooops! :)

I saw that in /etc/bashrc, commented out, but I didn't notice that it
was also in ~/.bashrc, *not* commented out.

Thank you, and sorry about the noise :)


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