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From: Bart Schaefer <schaefer@brasslantern.com>
To: Ray Andrews <rayandrews@eastlink.ca>
Cc: Zsh Users <zsh-users@zsh.org>
Subject: Re: key binding not working
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2022 15:31:41 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAH+w=7bnBpaDWnMoH6AAtTYTC=gg2T86q+qegBhhVnKQWLyQMg@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4934fe9f-6c6f-2fd9-038c-7e1b84c50dcc@eastlink.ca>

On Sun, Sep 25, 2022 at 2:14 PM Ray Andrews <rayandrews@eastlink.ca> wrote:
>      bindkey "\e[A" history-beginning-search-backward
> ... use this in the old install and the new install of Debian 11, same
> config files exactly.  But now, the up arrow has no sense of completion
> of a command that's partially typed, it just gives the last command

Chances are that the default terminal setting for "keypad transmit
mode" has changed.

Type ctrl-v and then press up arrow, I'll bet you don't see ^[[A (and
if you do, there's something more insidious going on, such as your
setting of $KEYTIMEOUT)

To be more thorough, run

autoload -Uz zkbd

(If anyone tries this and sees something wrong or incomplete with the
explanatory output, please let us know.)

  reply	other threads:[~2022-09-25 22:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 20+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-09-25 21:14 Ray Andrews
2022-09-25 22:31 ` Bart Schaefer [this message]
2022-09-25 22:46   ` Ray Andrews
2022-09-25 23:14     ` Ray Andrews
2022-09-26  3:48     ` Marc Chantreux
2022-09-27  0:30     ` zkbd (was Re: key binding not working) Bart Schaefer
2022-09-27  1:39       ` Ray Andrews
2022-09-26  1:16   ` key binding not working Ray Andrews
2022-09-26  1:58     ` Lawrence Velázquez
2022-09-26  3:15       ` Ray Andrews
2022-09-26  4:01         ` Lawrence Velázquez
2022-09-26  6:28     ` Roman Perepelitsa
2022-09-26 13:59       ` key binding not working [SOLVED] Ray Andrews
2022-09-26 18:04         ` Ray Andrews
2022-09-26 18:13           ` Roman Perepelitsa
2022-09-26 19:12             ` Peter Stephenson
2022-09-26 19:43               ` Mikael Magnusson
2022-09-26 21:31             ` Ray Andrews
2022-09-26 22:27               ` Vin Shelton
2022-09-26 22:35                 ` Ray Andrews

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