LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian
User Name
Password
Debian This forum is for the discussion of Debian Linux.

Notices


Closed Thread
  Search this Thread
Old 06-25-2010, 11:32 AM   #1
Mr. Alex
Senior Member
 
Registered: May 2010
Distribution: No more Linux. Done with it.
Posts: 1,238

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Question TAB button doesn't work always


When I type in "sudo apt-get in" and press TAB, it completes word "install".
But when I logged in as super user and type in "apt-get in" and press TAB, it only beeps from system unit and doesn't complete "install". Why?

Debian 5.0.4 stable. Gnome. "gnome-terminal".

Sorry for second thread. I don't know how I did it...

Last edited by Mr. Alex; 06-25-2010 at 11:35 AM.
 
Old 06-25-2010, 11:50 AM   #2
paulsm4
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Distribution: SusE 8.2
Posts: 5,863
Blog Entries: 1

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Look here
 
Old 06-25-2010, 01:24 PM   #3
craigevil
Senior Member
 
Registered: Apr 2005
Location: OZ
Distribution: Debian Sid
Posts: 4,734
Blog Entries: 12

Rep: Reputation: 463Reputation: 463Reputation: 463Reputation: 463Reputation: 463
You might also install the bash-completion package.
 
Old 06-25-2010, 07:15 PM   #4
XavierP
Moderator
 
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Kent, England
Distribution: Debian Testing
Posts: 19,192
Blog Entries: 4

Rep: Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475
Closed as requested
 
  


Closed Thread

Tags
autocomplete, gnome, tab, terminal


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Alt-Tab does not work under Xfce or Gnome kosmik Linux - Desktop 1 09-02-2009 12:09 PM
ALT+TAB and Cedega - how to make it work? iro_number1 Linux - Software 4 02-22-2008 12:50 PM
tab button in textbox Four LQ Suggestions & Feedback 0 02-15-2008 12:07 AM
FC 4. Modify ALT+TAB behaviour to CTRL+TAB xtracto Linux - Software 1 09-22-2005 03:06 PM
I want the TAB button to work like WinDoze mr.flywheel Mandriva 5 12-20-2004 05:30 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:59 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration