[Bash-completion-devel] Bug#625305: bash-completion: bash adds "space" after the dir name instead of / when TAB is pressed. Ex "cat /hom<TAB>"

darx tr at omch.ch
Tue May 3 10:39:41 UTC 2011

Package: bash-completion
Version: 1:1.3-1
Severity: important

This issue does not affect root user
The completion fails when tab is pressed
bash adds a space after the directory name instead
of a space.

Example :
cat /hom<tab>
grep -r "test" /us<tab>

the directory name appears but a space is added in the end instead of /

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-2-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages bash-completion depends on:
ii  bash                          4.1-3      The GNU Bourne Again SHell

bash-completion recommends no packages.

bash-completion suggests no packages.

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