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Bug 80770 - Completion wierdness with nested quotes.
Summary: Completion wierdness with nested quotes.
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: bash
Version: 1.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-12-31 01:28 UTC by Ralph Loader
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:49 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-04-09 16:00:25 UTC

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Description Ralph Loader 2002-12-31 01:28:43 UTC
Description of problem:

Using tab completion after a "` (double-quote back-quote) sequence
appends an additional " .

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


How reproducible:

Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Go to an empty directory.
2.  touch temp.txt
3.  Type

echo "`cat temp<TAB>

where <TAB> means push the tab key.

Actual results:

The command line is completed to

echo "`cat temp.txt"

Expected results:

I think the command line should be completed to

echo "`cat temp.txt

Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2003-04-09 16:00:25 UTC
Reported upstream.

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