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Re: zle messes up 'words' variable?

On Wed, May 4, 2011 at 3:39 AM, Bart Schaefer <schaefer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On May 3,  8:41pm, Felipe Contreras wrote:
> }
> } Part b is how to workaround the issue in the current versions of zsh,
> } which is what the git guys are trying to do:
> } http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.version-control.git/172371
> }
> } I guess simply setting 'typeset -h words' on the top-level function
> } (_git) should do the trick.
> Yes, that should do it; but as zsh already has its own version of
> completion for git, I'm surprised that anyone is encountering the
> problem with the bash completion.  In fact that's probably why the
> confusion over "words" didn't come to our attention before this.

It has been a known issue in git for a while.

The problem with the the zsh completion is that it's so slows that is
basically unusable. And apparently you guys want it this way [1].

[1] http://mid.gmane.org/BANLkTi=iJXX_gBxnGFmDmF4goLeK0OKL3Q@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Felipe Contreras

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