[Python-ideas] History stepping in interactive session?

Oleg Broytman phd at phdru.name
Fri Oct 5 17:39:27 CEST 2012

On Fri, Oct 05, 2012 at 05:23:08PM +0200, Nadeem Vawda <nadeem.vawda at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 5, 2012 at 3:17 PM, Oleg Broytman <phd at phdru.name> wrote:
> > On Fri, Oct 05, 2012 at 02:09:27PM +0200, Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net> wrote:
> >> http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/php/chet/readline/rluserman.html
> >
> >    The manual lacks the function "operate-and-get-next" bound in bash to
> > Ctrl-O. Either the manual is old or the function is not a function of
> > readline but rather one implemented by bash. That requires further
> > investigation (which I'm not going to do).
> The function is implemented by bash; see operate_and_get_next() in bashline.c.

   Thanks! That closes the issue -- the function are to be implemented
by (a user of) Python if one wants to have it in Python.

     Oleg Broytman            http://phdru.name/            phd at phdru.name
           Programmers don't die, they just GOSUB without RETURN.

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