Subject: Re: New NetBSD Guide chapter: Obtaining the sources
To: Pavel Cahyna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Rui Paulo <rpaulo@NetBSD.org>
Date: 08/07/2005 18:39:16
On 2005.08.07 19:18:10 +0000, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
| On Sun, Aug 07, 2005 at 06:10:11PM +0100, Rui Paulo wrote:
| > On 2005.08.07 18:16:31 +0000, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
| > | On Sun, Aug 07, 2005 at 02:25:24PM +0100, Rui Paulo wrote:
| > | > /bin/sh on NetBSD 2.0 is even less usable than csh.
| > |
| > | What do you mean? /bin/sh supports command-line editing, while when a
| > | cursor movement key is pressed in csh, the escape sequence is simply
| > | echoed... I would't call this usable.
| > csh supports filename completition and history on NetBSD 2.0 AFAIK.
| > It's not enabled by default.
| How to enable it?
set history = 1000
| What I mean by command-line editing is interactive history, not the
| uninteractive history feature using "!" which csh had forever.
Ah, seems I missed that. csh has no comand-line editing, but has history.
-- Rui Paulo