[MFC REQUEST] Filename completion in sh(1)
jamesbrandongooch at gmail.com
Wed Jun 16 02:23:54 UTC 2010
On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 9:17 PM, Brandon Gooch
<jamesbrandongooch at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 9:08 PM, jhell <jhell at dataix.net> wrote:
>> On 06/15/2010 22:00, jhell wrote:
>>> On 06/15/2010 21:14, Brandon Gooch wrote:
>>>> I discovered a few moments ago that filename completion had been
>>>> committed to HEAD!!!
>>>> This is a (seemingly) small, yet VERY useful addition, and, of course
>>>> I'm so grateful to Guy Yur and Jilles for getting this into the tree
>>>> I would like to make an "official" request that this feature be MFC'd
>>>> to 8-STABLE as soon as reasonably possible.
>>>> Again, my thanks to you both for your work!
>>>>  http://svn.freebsd.org/viewvc/base?view=revision&revision=209221
>>> Here is a diff from stable/8/bin/sh r209146 -> head/bin/sh. This is
>>> quite a large difference among the two with the following diffstats.
>>> 44 files changed, 1214 insertions(+), 728 deletions(-)
>>> This is untested, use at your own risk.
>> Actually, I lied. I have just tested it and it does not compile for the
>> following errors:
>> /usr/src/bin/sh/histedit.c: In function 'histedit':
>> /usr/src/bin/sh/histedit.c:124: error: '_el_fn_sh_complete' undeclared
>> (first use in this function)
>> /usr/src/bin/sh/histedit.c:124: error: (Each undeclared identifier is
>> reported only once
>> /usr/src/bin/sh/histedit.c:124: error: for each function it appears in.)
>> But I do not have time to look into this further until tommorow.
> Thanks for this jhell!
> It appears that a C header file is missing from /usr/include; the
> function declaration is "histedit.h".
> No problem, just `make install` in /usr/src/include and it should build.
Oh, I see. The diff doesn't include the change(s) to histedit.h
:( oh well, thanks anyway!
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