[Bash-completion-devel] Bug#888090: bash-completion: Allow to run python zipapp (pyz files)

Gabriel F. T. Gomes gabriel at inconstante.eti.br
Fri Feb 2 19:17:57 UTC 2018

Hi, Salvo,

I have just now noticed this bug report.

Although I'm not yet the maintainer of bash-completion, I have an ITA
opened for it.  While adopting the package, I'm also upgrading
bash-completion to a newer version, which I believe solves the problem you

I'll mark this bug as fixed in the changelog, so that it gets
automatically closed.

Thanks for reporting the bug (and for the help with packaging).

On Tue, 23 Jan 2018, Salvo Tomaselli wrote:

>Package: bash-completion
>Version: 1:2.1-4.3
>Severity: normal
>Tags: patch
>Dear Maintainer,
>Currently the completion does not support python zipapp files. This means that
>tab doesn't complete them at all and I need to ls and then copy-paste the name
>of the file.
>Here's a patch to fix this.
>-- System Information:
>Debian Release: 9.3
>  APT prefers stable
>  APT policy: (500, 'stable')
>Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
>Foreign Architectures: i386
>Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-5-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
>Locale: LANG=it_IT.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=it_IT.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8) (ignored: LC_ALL set to it_IT.UTF-8), LANGUAGE=it (charmap=UTF-8) (ignored: LC_ALL set to it_IT.UTF-8)
>Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
>Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)
>Versions of packages bash-completion depends on:
>ii  bash  4.4-5
>ii  dpkg  1.18.24
>bash-completion recommends no packages.
>bash-completion suggests no packages.
>-- no debconf information

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