Terminal Command Line Editing
brian.mckee at gmail.com
Wed Jan 21 15:27:11 UTC 2009
On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 8:18 AM, Alex Katebi <alex.katebi at gmail.com> wrote:
> I recently created a KVM virtual machine which runs the ubuntu-server. The
> boot or console terminal does not have any command line editing features
> like up/down arrows for command history and no ctl-end or ctl-a etc. What
> package gives a terminal these features? Is it ncurses and readline?
I don't think it's a specific package as much as it is your terminal
settings. When you use it, what does "echo $TERM" return?
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