Bashrc, or my bash config file

.bashrc

Put this .bashrc in your home directory:

PS1='\[\033[35;1m\]\u\[\033[0m\]@\[\033[31;1m\]\h \[\033[32;1m\]$PWD\[\033[0m\] [\[\033[35m\]\#\[\033[0m\]]\[\033[31m\]\$\[\033[0m\] '
alias u="cd .."
alias ll="ls -lA --color=yes | less -r -E -X"
alias l="ls -l --color=yes "
alias p="ping -c 3 google.com"

Shell prompt

It will give you a shell prompt like this:

bashrc.png

Other examples

Red prompt

With a red shell (this .bashrc), similar to the gentoo's bash prompt:

export PS1='\[\033[01;31m\]\u@\h\[\033[01;34m\] $PWD \[\033[00m\]$ '
alias l='ls --color=auto'
alias grep='grep --color=auto'
alias ll='ls -lA --color=yes'

Screenshot:

bashrc-red.png

Green prompt

With a green shell (this .bashrc):

export PS1='\[\033[01;32m\]\u@\h\[\033[01;34m\] $PWD \[\033[00m\]$ '
alias l='ls --color=auto'
alias grep='grep --color=auto'
alias ll='ls -lA --color=yes'

Screenshot:

bashrc-green.png

Yellow prompt

With a yellow shell (this .bashrc):

export PS1='\[\033[01;33m\]\u@\h\[\033[01;34m\] $PWD \[\033[00m\]$ '
alias l='ls --color=auto'
alias grep='grep --color=auto'
alias ll='ls -lA --color=yes'

Screenshot:

bashrc-yellow.png