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Re: can we have checkwinsize by default?


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: can we have checkwinsize by default?
Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2012 14:48:24 -0400
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On 3/9/12 9:51 AM, dooble M wrote:

> Fix:
>         Make it the default?
>         Debian have this in /etc/bash.bashrc :
> 
>         # check the window size after each command and, if necessary,
>         # update the values of LINES and COLUMNS.
>         shopt -s checkwinsize
> 
>         I think it should be the default.

It's easy enough to set in a startup file, but the next version of bash
will make it settable at build time using an editable default in
config-top.h.

Chet

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