Subject: Re: Enhancing default /bin/sh
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <abs@NetBSD.org>
Date: 08/27/2004 11:19:09
On Thu, 26 Aug 2004, David Laight wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 26, 2004 at 03:33:02PM -0400, BSD TECH wrote:
>> Hi. It is possible to add:
>> set -E
>> into /etc/profile or similar in the BASE SYSTEM ?
> That is a 'personalisation', not everyone uses 'emacs' style editing
> for shell commands. Therefore it doesn't belong in /etc/profile.
> You can, of course, add it (or the more standard 'set -o emacs') to
> your own (as a user) .profile.
case "$-" in *i*)
set -o emacs
So this _should_ be working. If anyone wants to submit patches
to fix it... :)
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