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Re: `complete -p -- <cmd>` doesn't yield reusable input when "-F" is ass


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: `complete -p -- <cmd>` doesn't yield reusable input when "-F" is assigned an invalid identifier
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2019 14:17:59 -0500
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On 2/4/19 11:48 AM, Grisha Levit wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 27, 2019 at 6:15 PM Chet Ramey <address@hidden> wrote:
>> the function name argument to -F can't contain any shell metacharacters
> 
> Should the change [1] to make this happen have strpbrk() instead of
> strcspn()?  It seems to have the opposite of the intended effect as
> is.

Probably. There are several ways to do this, but the implementation works
better if I use strpbrk instead of strcspn. (It's incomplete as it stands
now.) Thanks.

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