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Re: Konsole & Tab Completion

On Mon, May 03, 2004 at 01:06:47PM -0400, Bob Tilley (AT&T) wrote:
> I am using a freshly installed Knoppix desktop as the Debian 3.0r2 install disks do not include the Broadcom 4401 driver.  Does anyone know where this can be found?
> There is a curious idiosyncracy with Konsole:  Tab completion works correctly for a user account but not for root.  The user account can say "dir th<TAB>" and Konsole will show "dir thank-you-note".  After shift-right arrow into the root account, <TAB> does nothing.  Why is this?

In Bash, that shell function seems to be set up by /etc/bash_completion.
It's probably that root's .${SHELL}rc isn't calling it for some reason.


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