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Old 06-02-2007, 06:50 AM   #1
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Tab completion for sudo

How to get TAB completion to work with sudo? I have it working just fine without it but when I try to use sudo I have to type the full command names manually without completion.
I'm using zsh.
Old 06-02-2007, 09:17 AM   #2
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#compdef sudo

_arguments \
       '-V[show version]' \
       '-l[list allowed commands]' \
       '-L[list options from Default section]' \
       '-h[show help]' \
       '-v[validate user timestamp]' \
       '-k[invalidate user timestamp]' \
       '-K[remove user timestamp]' \
       '-b[run command in background]' \
       '-r[Kerberos realm]:Kerberos realm:' \
       '-p[password prompt]:password prompt:' \
       '-u[user name]:user name:_users' \
       '-s[run SHELL]' \
       '-H[set HOME environment variable]' \
       '-S[read password from stdin]' \
       '(-):command name: _command_names -e'  \
       '*::arguments: _normal'
This is what Debian installs for it.


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