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Import-Module posh-git
[Console]::OutputEncoding = [System.Text.Encoding]::GetEncoding(850)
function prompt {
# Get the current path, but format it a bit differently
$CurrentPath = (pwd).Path
$ShortPath = $CurrentPath.Replace($HOME, '~').Replace("\", "/")
$ShortPath = $ShortPath -Replace '^[^:]+::', ''
# Write out a blank space a neat character first
# and an open curly brace (in blue)
Write-Host ''
Write-Host "$([char]0x0A7) {" -n -f Blue
# Write out the ShortPath we made
Write-Host $ShortPath -n -f Blue
# Close the curly brace and add new line
Write-Host '}' -n -f Blue
# Write the Git status
Write-Host $(Write-VcsStatus)
# Write out a double arrow as the prompt
return "$([char]0xbb) "
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