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Bash shell customizations

I understand that the bashrc and inputrc are used to configure the shell. I'm also assuming that making changes to the versions in /etc apply to all users and the versions in ~./ are for the current ...
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Where does /etc/inputrc come from?

I'm just being curious about how or from what package the /etc/inputrc file is generated in an Ubuntu system. I've tried: $ apt-file search /etc/inputrc But it outputs nothing. No package assigned? ...
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In Bash or ZSH, is there an opposite to the `clear` command?

Typing clear into a shell creates a bunch of new lines until the output history above is all but hidden. Is there a command or method that does the opposite of clear? That essentially moves your ...
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.inputrc `forward-word` + select

Following from this post, I added CTRL+ ← and CLTR+ → functionality to my Ubuntu terminal to skip words by adding to .inputrc: "\e[1;5C": forward-word "\e[1;5D": backward-word "\e[5C": forward-word "\...
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Can't type the letter 's' in terminal

I recently tried to disable case sensitivity in the Ubuntu terminal, and ran a few commands to do so. After I got it working properly, it somehow messed with my ability to type, or even copy, a ...
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Messed up inputrc file, can't type d to sudo to fix it

I'm using the Linux subsystem on Windows 10, running Ubuntu bash. I was trying to disable the windows error ding every time I tab completed something, and now I can't type 'd' (or CAPS{shift{d}}, or ...
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IM-Config head / tail error

Trying to change my Input Method with im-config outputs this after I select and save what I want to use. head: error reading ‘adt-bundle-linux-x86_64-20140702’: Is a directory tail: error reading ‘...