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Re: *shell* TAB *Completions* fooled by $PWD/


From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: *shell* TAB *Completions* fooled by $PWD/
Date: 12 Jul 2002 01:05:21 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.09 (Gnus v5.9.0) Emacs/21.3.50

address@hidden (Kevin Rodgers) writes:

> David Kastrup wrote:
> 
> > address@hidden (Miles Bader) writes:
> >>address@hidden (David Kastrup) writes:
> >>> Well, perhaps one could make C-u TAB ask the shell itself for
> >>> an update on the shell's environment in some manner?
> >>
> >>and I suspect that very few people are bitten by it (the sort of
> >>person who uses env vars like that is also usually clueful enough to
> >>realize why it won't work in some cases).
> >>
> >>We can add a hack for PWD if that makes people feel fuzzy.
> >>
> > Don't think that would be much needed: after all, one can use ~
> > expansion instead.
> 
> What does PWD have to do with ~?

Nothing.  I confused this with HOME.  But you could use ./, or even
`pwd`.

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David Kastrup, Kriemhildstr. 15, 44793 Bochum
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