/etc/inputrc textual suggestion

David Fix otqzyrn02 at sneakemail.com
Thu Jun 23 02:13:44 PDT 2005


> The inputrc page located at:
> 
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/view/testing/chapter07/inp
> utrc.html
> 
> is currently loaded with much more text than is needed, IMO, and is
> rather convoluted, too. Likewise, it refers to an /etc/skel directory
> which LFS does not create (nor does it create any regular users). I am
> suggesting the following text to replace it:
> 
<snip>
> ###########################
> 
> FIXME: startup or start-up?
> 
> FIXME: The following comment needs rewritten
> 
> # Make sure we don't output everything on the 1 line
> set horizontal-scroll-mode Off
> 
> Suggested:
> 
> # Allow the command prompt to wrap to the next line
> set horizontal-scroll-mode Off

1. I agree with that text change...  Much easier for those less "in the
know", and most people won't use the /etc/skel stuff anyhoo...

2. start-up

3. Your suggested comment is good.  :)


	Dave




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