I would like the
CasebashMac:bfgenv chris$ part of the following line to appear in a different color in my terminal.
CasebashMac:bfgenv chris$ python
I set the PS1 variable in my
The information you need to search for this is that the terminal runs a copy of the Bash shell. There are many tutotials and other documents on the web to tell you more.
One guide to customising the prompt is from IBM