Subject: Re: bin/4167: WIBNI sh supported file/command/etc completion?
To: Curt Sampson , Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
From: John Nemeth <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/27/1997 15:35:43
On Sep 27, 8:03am, Curt Sampson wrote:
} I certainly don't want to see /bin/sh go the way of bash, but I
} think it should have the minimal set of modern features. That means
} job control, command line editing, and, these days, probably filename
} completion too.
I think job control is very useful, but I don't see any need for
command line editing or filename completion in a minimal shell. Don't
people know how to type anymore?
}-- End of excerpt from Curt Sampson