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Bug 1514367 - dnf autocompletion fails
Summary: dnf autocompletion fails
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: fedora-modular-release
Version: 27
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Stephen Gallagher
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: ModularServer27GA
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-11-17 08:46 UTC by sumantro
Modified: 2018-11-30 18:22 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-11-30 18:22:48 UTC

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Description sumantro 2017-11-17 08:46:42 UTC
Description of problem:
Autocompletion on tab press fails

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot and install F27 Modular Server
2.After logging in as root or user
3.type "dnf ins" and press tab ,

Actual results:
Tapping tab doesnt list out the possibilities

Expected results:
Tabs should complete or list out the possibilities

Additional info:

Comment 1 Stephen Gallagher 2017-11-17 12:01:44 UTC
I don't think we actually have bash-completion scripts included in modular right now. We should probably do so.

Comment 2 Stephen Gallagher 2017-11-17 16:29:24 UTC
Self-assigning this one. bash-completion would be a really useful feature to have.

Comment 3 Stephen Gallagher 2017-11-20 21:19:39 UTC
This is now fixed as of compose Fedora-Modular-27-20171120.n.3

Note, however, that bash-completion scripts do not yet exist for the `dnf module` set of commands. This would be a separate RFE.

Comment 4 Ben Cotton 2018-11-27 18:06:10 UTC
This message is a reminder that Fedora 27 is nearing its end of life.
On 2018-Nov-30  Fedora will stop maintaining and issuing updates for
Fedora 27. It is Fedora's policy to close all bug reports from releases
that are no longer maintained. At that time this bug will be closed as
EOL if it remains open with a Fedora  'version' of '27'.

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Comment 5 Ben Cotton 2018-11-30 18:22:48 UTC
Fedora 27 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2018-11-30. Fedora 27 is
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further
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