pydoc&readline Re: some questions unanswered - new programmer ...

Carel Fellinger cfelling at
Tue Aug 7 14:59:45 CEST 2001

Thomas Wouters <thomas at> wrote:
> Why/how do you want pydoc to support readline ? Isn't it enough that the
> interpreter supports readline ?

Maybe because some make a lot of typos, so like to correct instead of
retype the whole bunch?

And it's not enough that the interpreter supports it:

   >>> help()       <<< here I'm a happy camper
   help>            <<< and here I'm lost without my readline support:(
groetjes, carel

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