[Python-Dev] Re: [Python-checkins] CVS: python/dist/src/Modules readline.c,2.32,2.33

Thomas Wouters thomas@xs4all.net
Mon, 2 Oct 2000 19:23:19 +0200

On Mon, Oct 02, 2000 at 08:53:12AM -0700, Guido van Rossum wrote:

> Update of /cvsroot/python/python/dist/src/Modules
> In directory slayer.i.sourceforge.net:/tmp/cvs-serv1200

> Modified Files:
> 	readline.c 
> Log Message:
> Supporting rl_library_version is more trouble than it's worth --
> readline doesn't have it before readline 2.2 and there's no
> compile-time way to find out which readline version is in use.

But we can detect whether readline has rl_library_version during runtime,
and #ifdef it ;) I think the readline version info is useful enough to
warrant the extra #define and #ifdef... I can whip it up tonight, if the
autoconf check is desired ;P

Thomas Wouters <thomas@xs4all.net>

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