|• Commands For Moving:||Moving about the line.|
|• Commands For History:||Getting at previous lines.|
|• Commands For Text:||Commands for changing text.|
|• Commands For Killing:||Commands for killing and yanking.|
|• Numeric Arguments:||Specifying numeric arguments, repeat counts.|
|• Commands For Completion:||Getting Readline to do the typing for you.|
|• Keyboard Macros:||Saving and re-executing typed characters|
|• Miscellaneous Commands:||Other miscellaneous commands.|
This section describes Readline commands that may be bound to key
You can list your key bindings by executing
bind -P or, for a more terse format, suitable for an
bind -p. (See Bash Builtins.)
Command names without an accompanying key sequence are unbound by default.
In the following descriptions, point refers to the current cursor
position, and mark refers to a cursor position saved by the
The text between the point and mark is referred to as the region.