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Re: Not a bug, an inconvenience


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: Not a bug, an inconvenience
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2001 08:48:01 -0500

> I have used bash on Linux and Unix-Systems for many years and lately I
> have been using it in Windows 2000. Since in Windows stores filenames in
> upper- and lowercase, but at the same time ignores the cases when matching
> filenames, I find it inconvenient that bash's filename substitution will
> not find the file "MyFile" when I type "myf" TAB.
> 
> I'd love an --ignore-case switch for bash. 

There already is one.  Look at the `completion-ignore-case' readline
variable.

-- 
``The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.'' - Chaucer
( ``Discere est Dolere'' -- chet)

Chet Ramey, CWRU    address@hidden    http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/~chet/



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