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@@ -1244,6 +1244,15 @@ time. If the style is set to any other value, or is unset, files will be
sorted alphabetically by name. If the value contains the string
`tt(reverse)', sorting is done in decreasing order.
+kindex(filter, completion style)
+This is used by the LDAP plugin for e-mail address completion to specify
+the attributes to match against when filtering entries. So for example, if
+the style is set to `tt(sn)', matching is done against surnames. Standard
+LDAP filtering is used so normal completion matching is bypassed. If this
+style is not set, the LDAP plugin is skipped. You may also need to set the
+tt(command) style before it can connect to your LDAP server though.
kindex(force-list, completion style)
This forces a list of completions to be shown at any point where listing is
@@ -2091,6 +2100,13 @@ the opposite end of the history. If this style is set to `false' (the
default), tt(_history_complete_word) will loop immediately as in a
menu completion.
+kindex(strip-comments, completion style)
+If set to `true', this style causes non-essential comment text to be
+removed from the completion matches. Currently it is only used when
+completing e-mail addresses where it removes any display name from the
+addresses, cutting them down to plain var(user@host) form.
kindex(subst-globs-only, completion style)
This is used by the tt(_expand) completer. If it is set to `true',
@@ -2856,6 +2872,14 @@ tt(COMPLETE_IN_WORD) option is set; otherwise, the cursor will
be moved to the end of the current word before the completion code is
called and hence there will be no suffix.
+This function provides compatibility with bash's programmable completion
+system. When run it will define the functions, tt(compgen) and
+tt(complete) which correspond to the bash builtins with the same names. It
+will then be possible to use completion specifications and functions
+written for bash.
texinode(Bindable Commands)(Completion Functions)(Control Functions)(Completion System)