[IPython-dev] Weird history bug on OSX?
fperez.net at gmail.com
Tue Sep 21 19:57:40 EDT 2010
On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 4:55 PM, Fernando Perez <fperez.net at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm inclined to think it's an issue specific to libedit or something
> in macports, but we may be feeding it bogus data. I've never seen the
> problem on linux.
Duh, I should have said (since he does indicate that a readline
install fixes things): should we explicitly *require* readline on OSX?
I know we have code that checks for libedit, but I don't know if
libedit is actually usable at all. So should our default stance be to
require libedit being present on OSX unconditionally?
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