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Whenever I log into terminal it just opens up a blank window. At the top of the window instead of "bash" it says "login". It happened after I opened a command that wasn't completed yet. I tried deleting the com.apple.terminal.plist but it didn't do anything. Can I please have a little help here?

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Try deleting ~/.bashrc and ~/.bash_profile in your home directory. Have you logged out and back it? What happens when you open a new Terminal window/tab with a different command (Terminal » Preferences… » Settings » (your profile) » Shell » Run command), e.g. /bin/bash or /bin/zsh? –  Daniel Beck Aug 16 '12 at 18:34
    
The first thing to try when having trouble in Terminal is to start your shell with customizations disabled. You can do this by choosing Shell > New Command... and invoking your shell with the appropriate command-line options. In the case of bash, which is the default shell on OS X, you would enter: bash --noprofile. Then see if the problem still occurs. If it doesn't, there's likely an issue with ~/.bash_profile or ~/.bashrc or whatever you're using; otherwise, the problem lies somewhere else. –  Chris Page Aug 18 '12 at 3:15
    
What appears in the Running Processes section in the Inspector window? (Shell > Show Inspector) –  Chris Page Aug 18 '12 at 3:17
    
Can you elaborate on "opened a command that wasn't completed yet"? –  Chris Page Aug 18 '12 at 3:18
    
Please add tag with operating system. –  Kamil Nov 24 at 20:14

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