|I assumed wrongly that the problem was both with emacs
and xemacs and used emacs as the generic term.
But emacs works as I want while xemacs does not.
So all what I said before and below do apply only for xemacs
What I want is ^M to wrap the caret to the beginning of the
line, so that the material that come after the ^M overwrites
the previous material. Anyway the code of shell-strip-ctrl-m is certainly a good starting point. Thanks.
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