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Re: [Nano-devel] search history

From: Ken Tyler
Subject: Re: [Nano-devel] search history
Date: Sat, 26 Oct 2002 08:33:23 +1000

On Thu, 24 Oct 2002, Chris Allegretta wrote:

> On Fri, Oct 25, 2002 at 12:46:40PM +1000, Ken Tyler wrote:

> Bah, why?  bash doesn't do this :)  If you get to the end of the list 
> and didn't find what you want, you're going to want to get to a blank 
> line immediately so you can enter a new string without aborting the 
> function.

Maybe its an rc file option but the two bash and csh I have readily
available all stop at the oldest. 

I could put a blank line at both ends of the history but keep the non
roll over to start behaviour.

> > Do these three examples describe the desired behaviour ?
> I think you have it exactly, except that the empry bracks wouldn't be 
> there.  It would just be:
> Search: blahblah

OK, I look into this, it will be more difficult todo I supect.


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