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Add the current git branch in pink to your bash prompt.
# colors for ls, etc.
parse_git_branch() {
git branch 2> /dev/null | sed -e '/^[^*]/d' -e 's/* \(.*\)/ \[\1\]/'
if [[ ${EUID} == 0 ]] ; then
PS1='\[\033[01;31m\]\u@\h \[\033[01;34m\]\w\[\033[01;35m\]$(parse_git_branch)\[\033[01;34m\] \$ \[\033[00m\]'
PS1='\[\033[01;37m\]\w\[\033[00;35m\]$(parse_git_branch)\[\033[00m\] \$ '
# Change the window title of X terminals
PROMPT_COMMAND='echo -ne "\033]0;${USER}@${HOSTNAME%%.*}:${PWD/$HOME/~}\007"'
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