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From: Peter Stephenson <p.stephenson@samsung.com>
To: <zsh-workers@zsh.org>
Subject: Re: sudo autocompletion
Date: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 17:40:58 +0000
Message-ID: <1581356458.19604.3.camel@samsung.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <D0BDD1BB-192E-4D50-A0D2-0BB54388B9B9@dana.is>

On Mon, 2020-02-10 at 11:13 -0600, dana wrote:
> On 10 Feb 2020, at 01:52, Andrey <butirsky@gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> > Thanks, will try it. How about to include it in distribution by default?
> Would this be too cheeky?
> 
> There's not much precedent for this sort of thing (just cache-policy), but i
> don't think it'd cause any issues, aside from showing too many commands in
> some uncommon cases...?
>
> +  zstyle -t ":completion:${curcontext}:" command-path ||
> +  zstyle -e ":completion:${curcontext%:}:*" command-path \
> +    'reply=( $path ${path/%\/bin//sbin} )'

I think it ought at least to check if the /sbin directories exist.
Possibly they should also go in front of the path --- that's one of the
points about "secure".

On the issue of setting the style at this point --- the usual behaviour
is only to change the default locally rather than also set the style, but
that's probably difficult here, so I don't think it's a particularly big
deal.

pws


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     [not found]       ` <ADE72275-1311-44BE-9B1D-5E617E3D9F94@gmail.com>
2020-02-10 17:13         ` dana
2020-02-10 17:40           ` Peter Stephenson [this message]
2020-02-10 18:57             ` dana
2020-02-10 19:20           ` Daniel Shahaf
2020-02-11 10:12             ` Oliver Kiddle
2020-02-11 10:28               ` Setting/Querying cache-policy (was: Re: sudo autocompletion) Daniel Shahaf
2020-02-12 16:51                 ` dana
2020-02-13  1:21               ` sudo autocompletion dana
2020-02-13  1:29                 ` Bart Schaefer
2020-02-15 22:22                 ` Andrey Butirsky
2020-02-15 22:48                   ` dana
2020-02-10 22:05           ` Andrey Butirsky
2020-02-10 23:02             ` dana

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