Re: Open Suse and the .inputrc issues

savithari wrote:
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> Friends:
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> OS: Open Suse 11.4 64 bit running inside Virtualbox.
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> I am following the link
> ‘linux - Making bash TAB completion more like cmd.exe - Super User’
> (http://tinyurl.com/lbmyzcj)
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> to make bash behave like cmd.
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> It worked well in Arch Linux.
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> Recently I felt like I want to put this in Open Suse 11.4 and put the
> changes
> to .inputrc and restarted the box (permissions of .inputrc = 755)
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> set completion-ignore-case on
> # Ignore case when doing completion
> set mark-directories on
> # Completed dir names have a slash appended
> set visible-stats on
> # List ls -F for completion
> “\C-i”: menu-complete
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> The TAB completion DID NOT work.
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> Tried a lot but no luck.
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> I then moved the above section to /etc/inputrc and restarted the
> machine
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> and VIOLA the tab completion works.
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> But in my office env, I dont have the luxury of modifying the
> /etc/inputrc and only .inputrc will help.
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> Any ideas/suggestion would help.
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