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Q: How do I stop my command line from scrolling horizontally? I have a wide terminal, but it's not using all of it!

A: It depends on which version of KSH you're using:

Ksh-93 — Run set -o multiline (only available in ksh93r and later). Also make sure $COLUMNS is set properly.

PD-Ksh — $COLUMNS may not be set. You can set it with this:

Ksh-88 — Sorry, it can't be fixed here. Use another shell if possible.

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