[pacman-dev] [PATCH] Update zsh completion.

Nathan Jones nathanj at insightbb.com
Wed Dec 5 13:46:12 EST 2007

On Wed, Dec 05, 2007 at 06:57:20PM +0100, Xavier wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 05, 2007 at 10:45:23AM -0500, Nathan Jones wrote:
> > Update zsh completion file to version 0.5-2 from AUR and add the new
> > options in pacman 3.1.
> > 
> That's great, but any ideas why zsh completion doesn't work anymore? I don't
> think I ever got it working again since I reinstalled a few months ago, yet
> I'm still using nearly the same .zshrc , and the zsh completion file is the
> one that was sitting in git.
> I also tried with your patch applied, but it didn't help.
> I copied the file as /usr/share/zsh/site-functions/_pacman , and I have the
> following in .zshrc :
> autoload -Uz compinit promptinit
> compinit
> promptinit
> compdef pacman pacman.static=pacman

The compdef line should be unnecessary now, though it shouldn't hurt to
have it.

Try removing your ~/.zcompdump (a cache type file) and starting up a new

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