When I SSH into somewhere, I see something line this in the terminal: %
Looking it up, looks like its my bash shell history. How can I disable this index display and show the current working directory instead?
On the target system (the one you SSH into), find out where the bash variable PS1 is being set (
grep PS1= .bash*), read
man bash, the PROMPTING section, and set PS1 the way you want to.