I use Ubuntu 13.04, zsh with oh-my-zsh and up-line-or-history is bind to up arrow (default settings of oh-my-zsh). But this work only in urxvt.

I try to use DEBIAN_PREVENT_KEYBOARD_CHANGES in my zshrc, but this does not help.


I had the very same problem, solved with:

export TERM=rxvt-unicode

then checking:

echo $TERM

ZSH history works and rxvt-unicode supports colors, while rxvt does not.


I don't know if you are still looking for an answer.

Here is what worked for me in Ubuntu 13.10 and TMUX. Updated ~/.zshenv (not ~/.zshrc) with


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