Put readline into vi mode

set -o vi
This lets you use your favorite vi edit keys to navigate your term. To set it permanently, put "set editing-mode vi" in your ~/.inputrc or /etc/inputrc.

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By: Viaken
2009-03-20 16:29:03

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a classic
LordFoom · 483 weeks ago
put it in your .bash_profile so next time you login with vi mode right away
anh · 482 weeks and 4 days ago
i'm emacs user, you insensitive clod!
bubo · 448 weeks and 6 days ago
Will nobody click on "Report as malicious"?
mjb · 344 weeks and 5 days ago

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