Sign up ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Quick example:

~ $ wor<TAB>
~ $ WORDCHARS=                                                                                                                                                                                                             

workon is the desired command. Is there a way to exclude the environment variables from auto-completing in ZSH?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 3 down vote accepted

I didn't find such an option, but maybe you are helped, if your completion would be case sensitive. you can set this in your ~/.zshrc:

# Set to this to use case-sensitive completion
share|improve this answer

Your Answer


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

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.