DH_BASH-COMPLETION(1) Bash-Completion Debhelper DH_BASH-COMPLETION(1)
dh_bash-completion – install bash completions for package
dh_bash-completion [debhelper options]
dh_bash-completion is a debhelper program that is responsible for
installing completions for bash, usable installing the “bash-
If a file named debian/package.bash-completion exists, then different
actions are performed, depending on its format.
It can be a proper completion snippet, and in that case it would be
installed in the completion directory, and no other actions would be
It can also be a list of files, with an optionally specified name to
call the completion snippet after. The file format is as follows:
my/path/to/foo-completion # this would be installed as “foo-completion”
my/path/to/bar-completion baz # this would be installed as “baz”
This program is a part of bash-completion.
1.x 2009-01-29 DH_BASH-COMPLETION(1)