Subject: Re: Tab completion in /bin/sh
To: None <>
From: James Chacon <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/05/2005 11:01:02
On Thu, May 05, 2005 at 11:59:34AM +0200, Sascha Retzki wrote:
> On Thu, May 05, 2005 at 01:29:27PM +0400, Denis Lagno wrote:
> > On Tue, May 03, 2005 at 07:22:09PM +0200, Sascha Retzki scribed:
> > > File completition is the last thing that is "missing". 
> > 
> > what about saved history??
> > 
> I never saved my history, what do you want to do? do $something and if you
> think it is good, pipe it into a file and make a shell-script out of it?
> I don't think that you do that all the time.

That's nice for personal perferences, but history expansion is a nice feature
and something a lot of people use. If you don't like it, just don't use it
but that shouldn't be a reason to not include it.