I am using
+~ $ bash --version GNU bash, version 4.4.0(1)-release (x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu) Copyright (C) 2016 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html> This is free software; you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
and added to my
set -o vi
and in my
set show-mode-in-prompt on set vi-cmd-mode-string "\1\e[1;31m\2:\1\e[0m\2"
however the color remains the same when I enter command mode. Could some one resolve this issue. only the leading character changes from