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Re: premature execution of command substution during tab completion soli
Re: premature execution of command substution during tab completion solicitation
Fri, 18 Jan 2008 11:04:56 -0500
Thunderbird 188.8.131.52 (Macintosh/20071031)
jared r r spiegel wrote:
Configuration Information [Automatically generated, do not change]:
Compilation CFLAGS: -DPROGRAM='bash' -DCONF_HOSTTYPE='i386'
-DCONF_VENDOR='unknown' -DLOCALEDIR='/usr/local/share/locale' -DPACKAGE='bash'
-DSHELL -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I./include -I./lib -I/usr/local/include
uname output: OpenBSD iorek.ice-nine.org 4.0 IOREK.MP#1 i386
Machine Type: i386-unknown-openbsd4.0
Bash Version: 3.1
Patch Level: 17
Release Status: release
unexpected execution of incomplete (and currently syntactically
commandline by tab-completion subsystem
The problem is the completion system's attempt to run the directory
portion of the filename to be completed through the set of shell word
expansions. It's not appropriate to perform command substitution in
that case. This will be fixed for the next bash version.
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