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Re: send ctrl-g to bash shell in emacs

From: Wes James
Subject: Re: send ctrl-g to bash shell in emacs
Date: Wed, 07 Nov 2012 14:42:29 -0700

On Nov 7, 2012, at 1:50 PM, Wes James <> wrote:

> On Nov 6, 2012, at 4:53 PM, Wes James <> wrote:
>> ctrl-g means cancel the ctrl commands typed in, but how do you send a ctrl-g 
>> to a bash shell inside emacs?  ctrl-c ctrl-c will send a ctrl-c.  What about 
>> sending other keypress sequences through to a shell?
> I finally got this working.  I have an erlang mode installed and I entered 
> that and did c-c c-z to start an erlang shell and this time when I pressed 
> ctrl-g it put a ^G on the line, but this time when I pressed enter, it did 
> what was expected.
> Thanks all for your suggestions!

Correction - it was c-q c-g, not just c-g that enter a ^G that I then could 
press enter and it took affect.


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