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Re: completion with globbing, take 2
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- From: "Bart Schaefer" <schaefer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- To: "E. Jay Berkenbilt" <ejb@xxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: completion with globbing, take 2
- Date: Tue, 19 Sep 2000 02:14:27 +0000
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On Sep 18, 6:07pm, E. Jay Berkenbilt wrote:
} Subject: Re: completion with globbing, take 2
} > Does it? What happens when you complete a pattern that matches only
} > directories?
} Well, in fact, I never do this with rmdir. [...]
} I really use this with cvs add and cvs rm where it is great.
So you have it restricted by style to :completion::complete:cvs* or
something like that? I could see where that would be useful, but I
wouldn't want it in context :completion:* ...
I generally do the same thing by using accept-and-menu-complete. Just
hit tab once, get the first completion, and then hit ^X TAB until all
the files have appeared. That way I can selectively skip any that I don't
want to add, rather than inserting them all and then having to back up
and delete some.
bindkey '^X^I' accept-and-menu-complete
} Nice to know. So I guess zsh functions are like lisp and perl -- the
} value of the last statement is the return value -- but with the
} additional feature that return with no arguments returns the last
That's true of all Bourne-shell-like shells, actually. At least, those
that have functions.
Bart Schaefer Brass Lantern Enterprises
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