At some moment
autocomplete was broken
It was very useful to me to see packages name with Tab press
How to repair this autocomplete?
As stated in the comments to the other answer, first make sure that
and apparently for @diapir, it helped to reinstall it:
However, for me, the problem was not that bash-completion was not installed or broken, the problem was that I had accidently deleted my
Type the following command:
Look for these lines:
Uncomment some lines, to make it look like this:
Save, close terminal, then reopen it.
I have this issue after installing 13.04, and that's how I resolve it.
Download the latest stable release from