possible to get a fish-like experience in bash?

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    Git Source Code Mirror - This is a publish-only repository but pull requests can be turned into patches to the mailing list via GitGitGadget (https://gitgitgadget.github.io/). Please follow Documentation/SubmittingPatches procedure for any of your improvements.

    There are autofill / suggestions already written for specific tools (example https://github.com/git/git/blob/master/contrib/completion/git-completion.bash), the logic could conceivably be adapted to any general command using history.

  • fzf-tab-completion

    Tab completion using fzf

    When you search github for "bash autocomplete" or "bash fzf" you'll find some projects that may be interesting, e.g. this: https://github.com/lincheney/fzf-tab-completion

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    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • ble.sh

    Bash Line Editor―a full-featured line editor written in pure Bash! Syntax highlighting, auto suggestions, vim modes, etc. are available in Bash interactive sessions!

    Not sure if its been mentioned, but check out ble.sh (yes weird name) https://github.com/akinomyoga/ble.sh

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