Re: Big Sur Terminal editing weirdness


On Apr 30, 2021, at 10:20 AM, dhoerl via <dhoerl@...> wrote:

Took me forever to track it down, but Terminal (at least for me) is not setting "COLUMNS", so it defaults to 80.

(Sorry to wake up this thread, but)

I just checked in my macOS 11.3 system, and $COLUMNS is set correctly and updates after I resize the window.
Sounds like something weird happening on your setup, maybe an obscure pref or something your shell is messing with? Best file a bug report.


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