Last Updated: February 25, 2016
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· anowak

Unbind Ctrl+S in terminal

Ctrl+S and Ctrl+Q act by default as commands to pause and resume output in the terminal. This functionality is now rarely used and the default binding often clashes with shortcuts defined by terminal applications, e.g. Command-T Vim plugin.

To disable it, one needs to execute the following command:

stty -ixon