bash sees all lines as 80 chars long

Stewart, Wayne
Mon May 10 10:38:00 GMT 1999


(On NT 4.0 SP3. cygwin b20.1)

Open a bash window.

Execute 'stty size' (columns == 80).

Hold down a character - assuming key
repeat, the line breaks or scrolls at
80 chars.

In 'Properties...' dialog resize the
window and its buffer to be 110 chars

Execute 'stty size' again - it reflects
the change.

However, bash still wraps or scroll lines
at 80 characters.


Can this behavior be changed (i.e., so
bash will see and act on the changed
line length).  If so, how?


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