Bash: autocomplete from list
hal at burgiss.net
Sun Aug 1 13:46:08 UTC 2010
On Sun, Aug 1, 2010 at 9:22 AM, Luis Paulo <luis.barbas at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 1, 2010 at 1:23 AM, Afsheen Ghorashy <grasswistle at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Let us assume that I have a text file with expressions separated by line
>> I would like Bash to include the expressions of this text file in its search
>> when I press double-tab (autocomplete).
>> Is this possible? How would I do it? Programming is no foe of mine.
It would be worth looking at some programmable completion tutorials.
Programmable completion is available with bash and allows for
customizing the completion options. Its pretty flexible.
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