[IPython-dev] [Pythonmac-SIG] readline support for OS X Leopard
m.vanland at gmail.com
Mon Oct 29 17:44:22 EDT 2007
FWIW, this patch works for me. I'm on IPython 0.8.2.svn.r2841.
This was driving me nuts for some time -- after all, the _Ruby_ shell
(irb) had tab-completion in Leopard, so why shouldn't Python/
iPython? I hadn't found the time to figure out a solution, so hooray
for user communities. I say commit the change.
Thanks -- you guys made my day!
On Oct 27, 2007, at 11:25 AM, Fernando Perez wrote:
> On 10/27/07, Boyd Waters <bwaters at nrao.edu> wrote:
>> OK, thanks... I'll try to put something in ipy_defaults.py
>> I'm trying to come up to speed on the new style configuration. I'll
>> try looking through Trac for more info as well.
> Honestly, this is so important that I'd rather have it in the core so
> it works for any user, without bugging them about updating their
> config setup or having to think at all. If they have requested
> readline support, then it should just work. We already have
> platform-specific code to work around a things in Windows, having a
> little bit of Leopard support doesn't bother me one bit.
> Have a look at the attached patch, and if something like that works
> well, we can easily just drop it in.
> Pythonmac-SIG maillist - Pythonmac-SIG at python.org
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