Keyboard shortcuts in Terminal (can't expand bash alias) Follow
I am using Linux and I have a bunch of aliases in my ~/.bashrc. Those aliases work normally in PhpStorm's terminal. However I can't expand them like I do in other terminals outside of phpstorm.
There is a default hotkey Ctrl+Atl+E to expand an alias, but it is not fired inside phpstorm. I addded one more hotkey (Ctrl+Atl+A) to my ~/.inputrc and this shortcut also fails while in other terminals it works. In IDE keymap settings I removed both shortcuts from all actions where they were bound so that they should not be intercepted by something else. But still alias expansion doesn't work in phpstorm's terminal.
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Just a wild guess, but do you have an "Override IDE shortcuts" option enabled in "Settings/Preferences > Tools | Terminal"?
Of course it is enabled. And anyway I removed all conflicting shortcuts.
UPD: Just added one more shortcut to .inputrc, namely Ctrl+A without Alt, and it works!
Just wondering, does Alt have some special meaning in PhpStorm and prevents shortcut from being fired?
There is no special meaning that I am aware of but a quick search reveals several reports with the non-working Alt key in the terminal, f.e.:
https://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issue/IDEA-260165 (should be fixed in 2021.2)
And a fresh new and seems to be related to national keyboards: