Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have a central installation of TeXlive and noticed that any Linux machine I mount it to will automatically know that pdflatex can only be tab-completed with .tex files.

On the other hand, there's no file in the bash-completion directories in /etc or /usr.

How does that work?

share|improve this question

migrated from tex.stackexchange.com Jun 28 '13 at 10:53

This question came from our site for users of TeX, LaTeX, ConTeXt, and related typesetting systems.

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.