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Re: CVS commit: src/bin/sh

On Sat, Jan 08, 2011 at 02:10:16AM +0000, Christos Zoulas wrote:
 > >Modified Files:
 > >    src/bin/sh: histedit.c
 > >
 > >Log Message:
 > >Call el_source before initializing sh-specific editline properties (i.e.
 > >the editor type and the tab completion binding).
 > >
 > >This allows tab completion to work when a user has an ~/.editrc file.
 > Err, this change is wrong. If you change now the editor to vi in your
 > .editrc file, then it will be ignored. You also will not be able to
 > bind ^I to what you want, because your change will be undone!  If
 > you put bind -v in your .editrc you should know to bind tab-complete
 > to ^I for vi too! What was there was on purpose. Revert and document
 > the previous behavior in the man page if you want.

For the record, this is PR 44347, not 43404. 43404 was an unrelated
local problem of mine that jmmv had initially reopened instead.

David A. Holland

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