Re: Bug#126567: libreadline4 no longer respects directory separators in tab-completion
On Thu, Dec 27, 2001 at 10:40:28AM -0800, Craig Dickson wrote:
> > This leads me to suspect that you might have the same problem.
> > Can you test to see if it works in the console or not? As well, can you
> > test to see if you've been getting double tabs in your terminal? (Which
> > terminal are you using? xterm?) If you just type <TAB> at an empty
> > prompt, and you get "Display all 10000 possibilities? (y or n)" then
> > your terminal is passing tabs twice.
> On further analysis, I find that this only happens in gnome-terminal,
> not in xterm. That may help to narrow down the problem, and it does
> seem to exonerate libreadline4, does it not?
> Bill, does this fit what you're seeing? If you're a gnome-terminal user,
> can you try it in xterm to verify that the problem is unique to
I am also hit by this bug. And this works correctly in xterm, not in
gnome-terminal (correct also on console).
My 2 cents.