Tweakin' your Bash Prompt

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About a month after moving into my new Slackware install, I have finally gotten around to setting up my cool Bash prompt again... only this time it's perfect.

Now for my own custom hack:

In my prompt I like to see:

* the date
* the time
* the full directory path
* the exit status of the last command

the exit status thing is for installing packages, compiling source, and other bothersome situations where I'd need to type "echo $?" to find out (clearly) if what I just tried to do worked or not.

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