Author ronaldoussoren
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Date 2009-09-10.13:50:47
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I'm +1 on merging this functionality.

See also: issue6872

As I mentioned there we should ensure that readline linked to libedit 
has the same semantics as readline linked to GNU readline, and because 
the configuration file of libedit has a different format as the one of 
readline we should mention that in the documentation as well.

It would also be nice if one could programmaticly detect if readline is 
linked to libedit, that way tools like ipython can load the right 
configuration files without user interaction.


BTW. I'm pretty sure that the readline emultation on Leopard was pretty 
broken, ipython used to cause hard crashes with /usr/bin/python on 
Leopard.
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