Mac terminal prompt display 'localhost' instead of computer name

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Lion (10.7)' started by nosfan1019, Nov 27, 2012.

  1. macrumors newbie

    Dec 16, 2009
    Alright I'm not a whiz with the terminal if you can't tell. At some point my terminal quit displaying my computer name as a prompt and now says "localhost". I'm sure I might be off on the terminology so ...


    Now instead of "Mike-Graces-MacBook-Pro" for example, it has ...


    Any ideas on how to fix this?

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