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Re: Wildcard completion question

Bill Pemberton wrote:
> I have a hopefully simple completion problem with version 4.  Really
> it's just a difference from 3 to 4, but I haven't been able to make 4
> behave the way I want.  With version 3 (3.0.8, for example, I know
> works this way) I can do something like this:
> cd /lv*/bla<TAB>
> And have it do completions based on that.  It'll even deal with
> something like there being a /lv1/blah and an /lv9/blah2 by cycling
> through both.
> But I just haven't been able to figure out how to make version 4 work
> the same way.

It sounds like you need the _match completer (zstyle ':completion:*::::'
completer _match _complete). Be careful that expansion doesn't get in
the way which it might if you bind tab to something other than
complete-word or use the _expand completer before _match.


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