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Re: Fwd: adb pull and push remote completion

Hi Oliver,

2017-02-21 18:23 GMT+01:00 Oliver Kiddle <okiddle@xxxxxxxxxxx>:

> Julien Nicoulaud wrote:
> >
> > A while ago there was a compdef for adb in https://github.com/zsh-
> > users/zsh-completions, but we deleted it as there was one in zsh:
> > https://github.com/zsh-users/zsh-completions/blob/
> > e70e7f8941d7437a161e3e4bb93f06e9c712c4a4/src/_adb
> >
> > I'm not sure which one is the better one, they probably need merging, but
> > anyway the one in zsh-completions could complete adb push/pull.
> > I hope this can be useful.
> A cursory glance at the adb completion in zsh would indicate that, while
> there is plenty of scope for improvement, it is at least attempting to
> complete files on the remote device for push/pull. Without the requisite
> hardware, I can't test it and last time I touched that function I managed
> to accidentally break it so I'm reluctant to change it. Does it not work
> for you?
I can't test either, I don't have an Android device anymore.

> More generally, whether or not the function in zsh is better or worse,
> it is the one that was contributed to zsh. Personally I'm wary of ever
> picking up functions from github projects and merging their features,
> especially where they have an explicit licence other than the zsh
> licence. In this case it appears that you are the author of the old
> function on github so you'd not have to worry. It might be possible to
> use the _remote_files helper when completing the files.
Agreed, I just wanted to give a pointer in case it can be useful.
If anyone wants to work on merging the compdefs the license is not a

> Oliver

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