ESS 5.1.17 - complete-filename?

A.J. Rossini rossini at
Wed Oct 11 16:56:38 CEST 2000

>>>>> "ME" == Marcus Eger <eger.m at> writes:

    ME> Dear all, since ever I did't get the filename completion work
    ME> within R-1.1.1 and ESS-5.1.17 (also 5.1.13/14) under xemacs
    ME> (21.1).  E.g. when I type:

    >> "/home/

    ME> and then press <TAB> the following message appears:

    ME> last thing matched was not a buffer

    ME> I solved the problem half-heartedly with (global-set-key
    ME> [(shift tab)] 'comint-dynamic-complete-filename) in my
    ME> .emacs-file.  Is there a more elegant solution?

There should be.  This one bites me too (and I of all people should
know better).  We'll think about it for the next release (it might
just be a documentation bug rather than an actual bug).


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