Exporting $PS1.

Wilco Beekhuizen wilcobeekhuizen at gmail.com
Wed Mar 14 12:59:07 PDT 2007


2007/3/14, Ag. Hatzimanikas <a.hatzim at gmail.com>:
> 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.
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> I can't reproduce it, with bash version 3.2.9(1) and readline-5.2.
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> Does it happen even when you start bash with an empty environment?
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> Try 'env -i bash' and see what happens.
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Thanks for the info! I solved the problem and bash was not the one to blame.
While writing this I noticed readline-5.1 was on my system. Updating
to 5.2 solved my problems!



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