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Re: To have cpu frequency or/and battery state percentage in my prompt

On Sun, 14 Oct 2007, giggz wrote:

I search ideas to have a good prompt which display the cpu frequency or/and the battery state in my zsh prompt.

So if you have ideas and examples which I can put in my zshrc...

i've got this (in colors, depending on battery state and level of charge) on FreeBSD 6.2 (acpi). if anyone wants details i'll post...

short version: root runs a cron job every minute to get the battery state; this is written to a file in /tmp; the prompt looks for this file; if it's there it becomes part of the prompt.


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