Bash completion not working for sudo commands (Dell 9)

Art Alexion art at RHD.ORG
Wed Dec 10 08:55:27 CST 2008

Is there an updated bash_completion package that fixes this?

e.g. apti<tab> = aptitude; aptitude sa<tab> = aptitude safe-upgrade

but $ aptitude safe-upgrade 
correctly returns "You need to be root to do that"

then sudo apti<tab> = sudo apti

No completion.

Art Alexion
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