[CentOS] CentOS and Bash History

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Fri Feb 19 20:39:30 UTC 2010

On 2/19/2010 2:24 PM, Dave wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 19, 2010 at 7:30 AM, Robert Spangler
> <mlists at zoominternet.net>  wrote:
>> I was wondering if bash or inputrc has changed form CentOS v4 to CentOS v5?
> I've noticed some similar but not identical oddness. My most annoying
> symptom is if I copy a command from somewhere and paste it into my
> terminal window, it executes fine, but if I then hit up arrow to
> repeat/edit it, I get the command previous to the pasted command, as
> if the pasted command never happened. I assume some of my old bash
> tweaks have gone stale, haven't had enough patience to track it down
> yet.

I've never seen that - and it doesn't make much sense because the 
character-based shell should have no way of distinguishing between typed 
and pasted text.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com

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