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Old 03-06-2006, 07:52 AM   #1
muha
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Keys in bind -p or inputrc, what do these keys translate to?


After reading this pdf:
Bash Configuration - Shell dressing
and this bash reference manual on bind,
I wanted to find which keys are bound to history-search-backward:
Code:
$ bind -P |grep history-search-backward
history-search-backward can be found on "\M-O2A", "\M-O5A", "\M-[1;2A", "\M-[1;3A", "\M-[1;5A", ...
I know that \M means meta and stands for an escape or alt key.
How can i find out what the O2A means? and O5A etc ....
 
  


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