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Old 06-29-2005, 06:42 AM   #1
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keypad operation


We use the up arrow button for moving through previous commands on the command prompt. can anybody tell me how to block that option if I want and again to get it back.

Thanks in advance,
Old 06-29-2005, 06:49 AM   #2
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my idea is to do

$ export HISTSIZE=0

this will do the task. to reset this, again set HISTSIZE to its original value.


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