removing bash_completion (and zsh_completion) variants

Daniel J. Luke dluke at
Tue Apr 16 06:53:54 PDT 2013

On Apr 15, 2013, at 7:05 PM, Clemens Lang <cal at> wrote:
> Always installing the completion files does not cause any harm, but
> ports with the variant might end up in the situation that the port is
> installed, but the completion files are missing, leading to the
> requirement of rebuilding those ports.

Would you suggest just adding the completion file to the port (and removing the dependency the variant has on bash-completion, and via bash-completion the bash port)?

For subversion, at least, the completion stuff is in a variant to not require everyone who wants subversion to install macports bash.

Daniel J. Luke                                                                   
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