bash / tab-completion

Rainer Müller raimue at
Fri Nov 23 03:51:08 PST 2007

Eckhard Wiemann wrote:
> I installed bash 3.2.25 via Macports and tried it instead of the
> pre-installed 2.05b.0. There is no maintainer listed in the Portfile,
> therefore I post to the Mailing List. I tested it with the X-Server
> (Aqua-Terminal does not accept the entry "/opt/local/bin/bash" for my
> shell in the Netinfo-Manager).

You have to add /opt/local/bin/bash to /etc/shells, if you want to use
it as a shell for an user.

> Now when using the tab-completion and there is more than one file to
> choose, the cursor jumps four characters back within the command line
> instead of remaining where it is.

Never seen that...


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