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Re: Why doesn't ~/inputrc work
On 4/28/2011 12:49 AM, Harry Putnam wrote:
Harry Putnam<firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
I took a while to play around. One thing you may need to
do is set the TERM environment variable to a proper, more
capable, terminal (such as "cygwin").
Beyond that, I found that I needed to:
set convert-meta on
in my .inputrc and also to write the escape sequences as
"\M-b": "echo meta b"
Note: *one* backslash, not two!
Best -- Eliot Moss
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