There's this neat script to autocomplete git branches.
It works fine with
git checkout <tab>.
But, I want to take it further. I have a checkout alias:
alias co='git co'.
How can I make branch autocompletion work using
I have this in my .bashrc which works okay:
alias gco="git checkout" __git_complete gco _git_checkout
If you open up that neat script you'll see method names like
__git_checkout. You can get completion for each of those methods using this method.
Unfortunately, commands like
git pull don't play nice when you try to tab complete the branch name (the second argument), for example given this alias:
alias gpl="git pull" __git_complete gpl _git_pull
This behavior occurs:
gpl origin master ^ ^ tab ok doesn't tab