Re: Problems working with bash.
> On Fri, 28 Mar 1997, Pete Harlan wrote:
> > In bash it's ^R for reverse, and ^S for forward search, just like in
> > emacs. Perhaps if you select vi rules for bash it will use whatever
> > horror vi uses for searching.
> ^S only freezes my xterm and i have to press ^Q to make it work again.
> How come you can do ^S for forward searches without freezing your
"stty -ixon" will turn off xon/xoff flow control in your term (x- or
Anyone know why a person wouldn't want to do this? Anyone know why it
isn't the default?