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⚙️ Editing Workbench


Organized shortcuts for various command line editing operations, plus new operations as incremental history word completion.

Incremental history word completing is started with Alt-h/H or Option-h/H on Mac.

Install Zsh Editing Workbench

Add the following to .zshrc. The config files will be available in ~/.config/zew.

zi load z-shell/zsh-editing-workbench

Configuring terminals


To make Alt key work like expected under XTerm add XTerm*metaSendsEscape: true to your resource file, e.g.:

echo 'XTerm*metaSendsEscape: true' >> ~/.Xresources