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How to get git-completion.bash to work on Mac OS X?
sudo port install git-core +bash_completion
if [ -f /opt/local/etc/bash_completion ]; then
. /opt/local/etc/bash_completion
PS1='\[\033[01;32m\]\u@\h\[\033[00m\]:\[\033[01;33m\]\w\[\033[00m\]\[\033[01;31m\]$(__git_ps1 " {%s}")\[\033[00m\]\$ '

aratak commented Oct 3, 2011

  • Install homebrew
  • Install Git and bash-completion: brew install git bash-completion
  • Add bash-completion to your .bash_profile:
if [ -f `brew --prefix`/etc/bash_completion ]; then
  . `brew --prefix`/etc/bash_completion

Thanks @aratak that worked for me!

worked here too... Thanks @aratak

Aster89 commented Oct 4, 2016

Not for me. Can anyone help?

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