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Originally Posted by Jay Levitt View Post
Escape, since the dawn of terminals, means, well, escape!
Exactly. And everyone knows that escape is what you hit to do auto completion/escape recognition in the command parser in TOPS-20 and its predecessor TENEX dating back to the early '70s, right? From there it found its way into various Unix shells. I forget, what was the point I was trying to make? :-)