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Re: Tramp shows no user/host completions (solved while writing)


From: Michael Albinus
Subject: Re: Tramp shows no user/host completions (solved while writing)
Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2019 21:40:52 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Drew Adams <address@hidden> writes:

Hi Drew,

>> It seems like you absolutely must have the `basic' completion style in
>> `completion-styles' or the `file' entry in
>> `completion-category-overrides'.  No `basic', no Tramp
>> username/hostname
>> completions.
>>
>> Just in case someone runs into the same issue...
>
> Thanks for broadcasting this info.
>
> Sounds like a (design?) bug.  Users shouldn't
> have to know about this gotcha.

I don't know whether this is a design bug. Setting those user options
require knowledge.

If you set, for example, completion-styles to nil, there won't be any
completion at all (given you've started "emacs -Q"). Sounds consistent.

Best regards, Michael.



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