Re: HOWTO enter Ctrl-S to BASH from console
On Sun, Oct 12, 2003 at 01:08:04PM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 12, 2003 at 01:59:31PM +0200, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> > Here is my somewhat OT question since this is not exactly Debian but
> > generic BASH question...
> > In order to search command history in BASH, I can use Ctrl-R (reverse
> > incremental search) but so far am unsuccessful in using Ctrl-S (normal
> > incremental search).
> You need to use stty to make 'stop' something other than ^S.
I find that
stty stop ''
stty start ''
are good defaults, since I never need to do XOFF-XON stuff by hand.