I am a noob in bash to be honest. I have Googled around and cannot find an answer to this: history lists previous commands and their number e.g. $ history 286 clear I want to be able to see the ...
Possible Duplicate: Why is my bash prompt getting bugged when I browse the history? I have set my PS1 variable in .bashrc to be the following: PS1='\e[35m[\W]:\e[0m ' It achieved what it ...
Similar to the 5000 line limitation problem when first thing in .bashrc I have export HISTSIZE=10001 and export HISTFILESIZE=$HISTSIZE My users do not have ~/.inputrc files and the system-wide ...
Often when I start looking at history of commands some of the characters from a command displayed aren't erased, for example: What's happening: prompt$ some_command prompt$ some_commanother_command ...
I was customizing my bash prompt (I'm on OS X 10.7) when I came across something strange. Within my prompt I included !, which should give me the history number. However the history number always ...
I'm using zsh in OS X Terminal.app and for quite a while, I've been longing for a way to jump back and forth between prev/next prompts in the terminal's output. One convenience with this would be to ...