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Bug 417921 - app-editors/vim - bash completion fails with paths containing spaces
Summary: app-editors/vim - bash completion fails with paths containing spaces
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Vim Maintainers
Depends on:
Blocks: bashcomp-spacepath
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Reported: 2012-05-28 06:57 UTC by poletti.marco
Modified: 2016-10-14 10:55 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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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.