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 No autocompletion. Install BASH ?
Author: Andrew 
Date:   17-12-00 17:00

I 'm running BSD 4.0. I don't get autocompletion. Example I type in part of a file tab and hit TAB. Or when I hit the up arrow my last command doesn't appear.

Do I need to install a BASH shell ? If so how ?



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 Re: No autocompletion. Install BASH ?
Author: Dan Langille 
Date:   17-12-00 20:39

Yes, a bash shell will do that for you. Install bash from the ports. Did you look at the topics page? Under shell?

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 Re: No autocompletion. Install BASH ?
Author: el_kab0ng 
Date:   20-12-00 17:27 tcsh!!! It does the same thing.... and I do believe the "up arrow" issue is more related to a .history file... but I could be wrong.. (it's been known to happen)

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 Re: No autocompletion. Install BASH ?
Author: g2k 
Date:   04-01-01 02:28

the standard shell that is used in 4.0 is the old csh. it gets replaced by tcsh after 4.0, and tcsh is csh with autocompletition and something else.
but anyways, the csh hast autocompletition too, but it is not TAB, it is ESC.

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