_ in terminal, Bash suggests 206 posibilities. I tried to run one of them
_git_rm but nothing happend, what are they?
Here is a screenshot:
These functions whose name begins with an underscore are part of the programmable completion engine. Bash follows zsh's convention here, where the function that generates completions for
These completion functions typically do nothing useful or raise an error if you call them manually: they're intended to be called from the completion engine.
This follows on a fairly widespread practice in various programming languages to use a leading underscore to indicate that a function or variable is in some way internal to a library and not intended for the end-user (or end-programmer).