tcsh completion

Thomas Arendsen Hein thomas at
Wed Aug 24 01:57:27 CDT 2005

* TK Soh <teekaysoh at> [20050824 08:44]:
> The following patch adds a shell script to generate the tcsh source file to
> support completion of Hg command. I originally wanted to mimic bash_completion,
> but couldn't get though tcsh's quoting mess (I finally come to understand why
> Tom Christiansen considered C shell program harmful)

> +#!/bin/sh
> +
> +#
> +# this script generates a tcsh source file to support 
> +# completion of Mercurial commands.

Hm, bourne shell script to assist tcsh ...

Do you (or anybody else here) really use tcsh, or was this just for
practising programming?


Email: thomas at

More information about the Mercurial mailing list