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Is it possible to color the prompt in Bash?

in the past i've been using linux mint, but i'm back on ubuntu, and i like to know how to put the terminal Headline (the User@COMPUTERNAME:~$) in bold and with color like linux mint.

this is particulary usefull to me becouse i use a terminal in the widget layer of compiz.

thanks for the help

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Although a great question, I'm afraid I've had to close it because it is very similar to this one. Hopefully you can have your question answered there. –  Nathan Osman Nov 20 '10 at 5:01
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marked as duplicate by Nathan Osman Nov 20 '10 at 4:59

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If I understand you correctly, your question is very similar to this one: Is it possible to color the prompt in Bash?

There are a couple of answers there already.

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