Subject: Re: Default 'set -o emacs' (Was: CVS commit: basesrc/bin/ksh)
To: None <>
From: Joerg Klemenz <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/04/2002 18:33:15
David Brownlee wrote:
> So... should we default to 'set -o emacs' in the default .profile
> files for sh/ksh. This would be an obvious convenience win for single
> user mode.

Yes but: Any "set -o emacs" should be in .shrc (or else the user will
log in at the console, type startx, open an xterm and be in vi mode
while the console still has emacs mode).

	jörg  <>