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zsh: do you wish to see all 923 possibilities (462 lines)?

Yes please, but in a file or less.

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How would you get feedback from it? If it just put all of the possibilities in less, you'd have to read through it, exit, then retype your suggestion. – machinaut Dec 15 '11 at 22:09
Yes, that at least would be better than not being able to read some suggestions at all because they are outside of the terminal buffer or whatever. – H.B. Dec 15 '11 at 22:11
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zsh can do this internally. Put this into your .zshrc:

zstyle ':completion:*' list-prompt   ''
zstyle ':completion:*' select-prompt ''


autoload -Uz compinit

(add the latter lines if not already present)

See the zsh documentation for details.

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Thanks, makes sense that zsh can already do this... – H.B. Jan 26 '12 at 22:28

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