GNU readline module
Thomas A. Bryan
tbryan at python.net
Mon Nov 15 12:37:52 CET 1999
Michael Hudson wrote:
> > I have a nagging notion that maybe the readline
> > module is only for use from withing the
> > interactive interpreter. IS this true? if so..
> > that's extremely dissapointing.>
> I've never seen it used for anything else. There's no particular
> reason for this.
I've seen other people post about using it in their apps, and I
don't think that there's any reason to use it only in the interpreter.
Of course, readline is GPL, right? That might be unacceptable to
those shipping closed, proprietary software.
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