I've been using kill $(pidof ) to terminate programs for a while, and since last night, every time I try to use tab completion inside the
$() it throws an error,
bash: unexpected EOF while looking for matching `)' bash: syntax error: unexpected end of file
Tab-completion works fine outside of command substitution.
I guess my question is where are the configuration files for tab-completion located on an Ubuntu system? If anyone has had this specific problem, or can see plainly what I cannot, how to fix this, and/or why this would occur? (I always want to know why.) and if not that, even where and how I should begin my investigation into this problem, would be greatly appreciated.
tab completion following
$(pidof is no longer throwing an error, but is now not working at all. I've never really messed with any bash internals before, but am not afraid to get my hands dirty. Any guidance greatly appreciated.