Commit dc1245ad authored by AdminXVII's avatar AdminXVII Committed by Michael Aaron Murphy
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docs(manual): Add justification for HISTORY_SIZE == HIST_FILE_SIZE

parent 0deb5ff6
......@@ -46,7 +46,9 @@ The maximum number of lines kept in the history file when flushed from memory.
**Default value:** `100000`
Ideally, this value should have the same value as `HISTORY_SIZE`. **FIXME:** why ?
It is useless to set this to a higher value than `HISTORY_SIZE`. Ideally, those variables
would have the same value, since this would otherwise result in loss of information on history
write to disk, which might not be worth it given the nowadays cheap hardware space.
**(Currently ignored)**
......@@ -129,7 +131,7 @@ The maximum number of lines contained in the command history in-memory.
**Default value:** `1000`
Ideally, this value should be the same as `HISTFILE_SIZE`. **FIXME:** why ?
Ideally, this value should be the same as `HISTFILE_SIZE` (see `HISTFILE_SIZE` for details).
**(Currently ignored)**
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