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Re: Ctrl+Arrows keys in .inputrc to move a word forward/backward by default
- From: Andrew DeFaria <Andrew at DeFaria dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2012 07:02:58 -0800
- Subject: Re: Ctrl+Arrows keys in .inputrc to move a word forward/backward by default
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On 02/21/2012 10:16 PM, ArcFi wrote:
I find that Alt-F and Alt-B work great and keep my fingers much closer
to "home row".
I've been using cygwin for last 2-3 years so I've already configured my
Recently made a clean installation on a new server and found that keys
to move a word forward/backward (Ctrl+Right/Left) do not work by
This shortcut works out of the box in many popular linux distributions.
Why not add this combination in the "/etc/skel/.inputrc" by default?
Think it would be a nice usability improvement.
Andrew DeFaria <http://defaria.com>
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