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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Oct 15, 2012
    Odd response to terminal PWD command
    Hi there. Im new to terminal in my Mac book pro (osx 10.6.8) and a bit scared of terminal. SO I typed the basic pwd command in Terminal I get:
    kaushers-iphoneocuments mycomputername$

    I cant find any referance to kaushers-iphone online.
    I was expecting something like h
    460db012:~ mycomputername$

    Can anyone cast any light on this?

  2. #2

    Dysfunction's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 17, 2008
    Tucson, AZ
    Way... way too many specs to list.
    You obviously have a directory named kaushers-iphone in ~/Documents.
    This machine kills fascists
    Got # ? phear the command line!

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    cradom's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 14, 2004
    Groves, Texas
    13in macbook - 10.11 --- 21in. iMac 10.11 --- HP win 8
    The first line is where you are: /Users/mycomputername/Documents
    The second line is your prompt. Don't know why there is a reference to iphone. Check your dot files.
    .bashrc, .bash_profile
    MIne just shows my name and where I happen to be: craig@zinger:~/Downloads$
    Always listen to experts. They’ll tell you what can’t be done and why. Then do it!
    -Lazarus Long

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