bugreport: cygwin 1.3.6 + bash 2.05a-2 + command completion

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Mon Dec 3 17:50:00 GMT 2001

On Tue, Dec 04, 2001 at 10:13:50AM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
>I just updated cygwin and bash. For some reason TAB command completion
>is now broken.
>The symptoms are:
>type a command prefix - say "ssh-ad"
>hit TAB
>watch the window disappear. (I'm running bash in a cmd window on Windows
>XP Pro).
>I've no further info at this point, so you can consider this a heads up,
>and something to try if anyone has time :].
>This sounds similar to the xemacs crash report just posted, to me.

I assume that the xemacs crash had something to do with /cygcheck, which
should be fixed in cygwin-1.3.6-2.

I'm unable to duplicate this crash, even after attempting to duplicate your
strange mount table.


>f:             /t                       user    binmode
>\t             f:                       user    binmode
>.              /cygdrive                user    binmode,noumount
>E:\cygwin      /                        system  binmode
>g:             /mnt/cdrom               system  binmode
>E:/cygwin/bin  /usr/bin                 system  binmode
>d:\install     /usr/install             system  binmode
>E:/cygwin/lib  /usr/lib                 system  binmode
>f:\src         /usr/src                 system  binmode

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