I don't know how long ago this happened, but today I realized that when I open up terminal it no longer says


as it used to. Instead, it appears to have synched up with my roommate's macbook pro. It now displays:


I've restarted my mac but it doesn't change the name.

I've tried the suggestions suggested in these posts

sudo scutil --set HostName Matthew-Macbook

But no effect!

echo "$PS1" returns \h:\W \u\$

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