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Re: problem with history
> >> my cygwin bash does not write anything in .bash_history . I think
> >> it was working fine before and some changes done by me has caused it
> >> to stop updating this file.
> >> rxvt does not have this problem.
> >> any pointers where could be the problem.
> > Close bash by typing exit rather than clicking the Close button.
> > Chris
> I always do that.
To enable history logging in bash, you should set your HISTFILE environment variable to the filename where the history is to be
But bash should do this automatically.
For more details, check the bash man page and look for the string bash_history.
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