Exporting $PS1.

Ag. Hatzimanikas a.hatzim at gmail.com
Wed Mar 14 02:50:48 PDT 2007

On Wed, Mar 14, at 09:49 Wilco Beekhuizen wrote:
> Thanks for the suggestion but I'm not using bash_completion.
> Fortunately I found the solution. In 6.28 of the LFS book
> "--with-installed-readline" is passed to the configure script. Without
> this switch, tab completion seems to work fine again.
> I haven't thoroughly tested this but this maybe some bug regarding
> bash and readline.

I can't reproduce it, with bash version 3.2.9(1) and readline-5.2.

Does it happen even when you start bash with an empty environment?

Try 'env -i bash' and see what happens.

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