[Techtalk] simple reference book on Linux

Malcolm& rannirl-yhogroups at otherkin.net
Thu Jan 31 15:34:36 EST 2002

On Thursday 31 January 2002 02:30 pm, Kai MacTane wrote:

> Since I use the command line rather than X, I'm not sure what Ctrl-U does.

It's a command line thing that generally gets used in input fields in X-apps 

> But if you'll tell me, I can probably tell you how to do it in Windows. (If
> you honestly care.)

clear current line. (ie. wipe everything back to the prompt as if you'd held 
down delete for a long time).

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 It can drive you crazy."
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