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Last active Aug 29, 2015
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Custom Git settings on a Mac OS bash prompt
# ~/.bash_profile
export PATH="/usr/local/bin:/usr/local/sbin:~/bin:$PATH"
# Auto-completion helper when you hit tab
if [ -f $(brew --prefix)/etc/bash_completion ]; then
. $(brew --prefix)/etc/bash_completion
# Show current branch on prompt, coloured green
parse_git_branch() {
git branch 2> /dev/null | sed -e '/^[^*]/d' -e 's/* \(.*\)/ (\1)/'
export PS1="\u@\h \W\[\033[32m\]\$(parse_git_branch)\[\033[00m\] $ "
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