[Bash-completion-devel] tmux bash-completion
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Sat Oct 13 14:09:48 UTC 2012
On Tue, 09 Oct 2012 12:34:28 +0200
Marcel Partap <mpartap at gmx.net> wrote:
> the tmux package contains a file
> /usr/share/doc/tmux/examples/bash_completion_tmux.sh, I asked the
> package maintainer to ln -s it into /etc/bash_completion.d/ and he
> replied that he would rather see it merged into the bashcomp package
> than symlinking that file because of
> > at least two reasons not to do it this way: 1) some people drop
> > /usr/share/doc using dpkg path filters on space-constrained systems, and
> > 2) debhelper automatically compresses files larger than 4KB under
> > /usr/share/doc so if the file ever grows past that, it will break.
Both issues could be resolved by actually installing completion in
/etc/bash_completion.d/ rather than in $docdir.
> What do you think, can the file be added to the main bash-completion
Having completion script in tmux itself will help to keep it in sync
with the code and thus it is more preferable way.
But we can add it to bash-completion if someone will maintain it.
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