Subject: Re: /bin/sh previous command
To: None <>
From: Eric d'Alibut <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 05/02/2007 00:17:42
On 5/1/07, Steven M. Bellovin <> wrote:

> Have you tried 'set -o vi' (or 'set -o emacs', if that's your religion)?

Y'know, I saw that in the man page for sh, but assumed (oops!) that
those modes would only apply to the current command line, and not give
access to previous lines. Duh.

Thank you sir.

No no no, my fish's name is Eric, Eric the fish. He's an halibut. I am
not a looney! Why should I be tarred with the epithet looney merely
because I have a pet halibut?