Gentoo Websites Logo
Go to: Gentoo Home Documentation Forums Lists Bugs Planet Store Wiki Get Gentoo!

Bug 417921

Summary: app-editors/vim - bash completion fails with paths containing spaces
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: poletti.marco
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Vim Maintainers <vim>
Severity: normal CC: jstein
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 417717    

Description poletti.marco 2012-05-28 06:57:20 UTC
The bash completion installed by app-editors/vim doesn't work for files/directories with spaces.

See Bug 417717 for more details.
Comment 1 Jonas Stein gentoo-dev 2016-10-14 10:55:46 UTC
:!mkdir /tmp/test\ test
:! ls /tmp/te TAB 
completes in 

VIM - Vi IMproved 7.4 (2013 Aug 10, compiled Nov  1 2015 01:07:39)
Included patches: 1-769
Modified by Gentoo-7.4.769

In which version can you reproduce the problem?
Can you provide a minimal example?

Please provide more information why this should be a gentoo bug instead of a bug upstream.