Archive for the tag 'ksh'



Feb 18 2016

SSH, Default Shell and Command History on AS400

Published by under AS400

QSHELL and PASE on IBM i are nice tools but remain quite limited with the fixed size 5250 window without scroll bars. Let’s see how to make it better with a secure SSH connection and a few tricks.   Launch SSH Daemon Considering SSH is installed on your AS400 ie 5733SC1 (OpenSSH, OpenSSL, zlib) in […]

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Oct 13 2009

Command History with Arrow Keys in Ksh

Published by under Aix,Linux,Misc,Solaris

Arrows aren’t used in ksh as a default. To enable command history like in Bash, add the following lines in the .profile or .kshrc file: # Switch to Emacs mode # Only Emacs mode lets you make use of arrow keys set -o emacs # Go back in command history (up arrow) alias __A=’^P’ # […]

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