Subject: Re: ^W killed my line
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/29/2000 15:56:06
On Tue, Feb 29, 2000 at 04:04:38PM -0500, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> Eghads! That's weird! Oddly enough <CTRL-W> still does a word-erase in
> vi too but suddenly there's no way to get to the extended command
> [ On Tuesday, February 29, 2000 at 13:37:04 (+0000), Julian Coleman wrote: ]
> > What did you expect to happen?
> That ':' would continue to have its default meaning of beginning an
> extended (ex) command....
huh? it works fine for me.:
stty werase :
and I'm back at the command prompt.