I'm running ssh from Ubuntu Bash on Windows to remote machines. When I ssh to another machine, is there a way to change the Title Bar of the window to match where I am logged in?

Something akin to the current method where it changes the title based on the directory I'm working in.

So if I ssh to server, the title bar would then show as user@serverA instead of user@local.

  • on cmd console the command is "title TEXT_ON_TITLE_BAR", but i wish to know the command in ubutu subsystem too – datdinhquoc May 31 '18 at 3:48

Install 'xtitle' package first:

sudo apt-get install xtitle

#or from ubuntu 16+
sudo apt install xtitle

Then run this command to change the bash window title:


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