How do I get the current directory into my prompt?

Hi there ..

How do I get the current directory into my prompt?
I am using
Sun Microsystems Inc.   SunOS 5.9       Generic May 2002
Solaris 9

and my favorite SHELL is

I need to have my current directory into my prompt.

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try this in Your $HOME/.bashrc
export PS1="${USER}@${HOST}:${PWD} > "
see what happend
I'm sorry, try: export PS1="$(ppwd \l)\u@\h:\w>"

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alim_mazeAuthor Commented:
it works perfectly ..
thanks a lot ravenpl
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