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8 Command Line Editing

This chapter describes the basic features of the GNU command line
editing interface.  Command line editing is provided by the Readline
library, which is used by several different programs, including Bash.

* Introduction and Notation
Notation used in this text.
* Readline Interaction
The minimum set of commands for editing a line.
* Readline Init File
Customizing Readline from a user's view.
* Bindable Readline Commands
A description of most of the Readline commands available for binding
* Readline vi Mode
A short description of how to make Readline behave like the vi editor.
* Programmable Completion
How to specify the possible completions for a specific command.
* Programmable Completion Builtins
Builtin commands to specify how to complete arguments for a particular command.

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