Steve Mynott steve at
Sun Nov 19 14:12:30 GMT 2000

On Sun, Nov 19, 2000 at 12:47:07PM +0000, Jonathan Belson wrote:
> What's the command to turn off bash's annoying beep when you use filename
> completion?  I *thought* there was a shopt option to do it, but after 
> rummaging through the man page I couldn't find any reference to it.

echo set bell-style visible >~/.inputrc 

(its actually a readline library setting rather than a bash setting)

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