Why would bash refuse to be case-insensitive?

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Problem :

I am working on a server where I seem to be unable to set bash to be case insensitive. I have the shell set to,

set completion-ignore-case on

But this does not seem to be working. I am working over ssh with tmux. The version of bash is,

GNU bash, version 4.3.11(1)-release (x86_64-pc-linux-gnu) 

running on,

Linux 3.16.0-77-generic #99~14.04.1-Ubuntu

I have looked into various /etc configuration files in the hope of finding some flag that might be causing this behavior, but I haven’t seen anything odd. I am unsure how to dig in further to figure out where the problem is and would appreciate any suggestions.

Solution :

I suggest:

bind 'set completion-ignore-case on'

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