Problem: readline in Python 2.1 on SuSE 7.1

Victor R. Cardona vcardon at siue.edu
Thu Aug 9 17:16:19 CEST 2001


On Thu, Aug 09, 2001 at 01:33:34AM +0000, Huaiyu Zhu wrote:
> Problem installing Python 2.1 on SuSE 7.1 with readline support.
> 
> I've tried several variations of the configuration options
> 
> #readline readline.c -lreadline -ltermcap
> #readline readline.c -lreadline
> #readline readline.c -L/usr/lib -lreadline
> readline readline.c -lreadline -L/usr/share/misc/termcap

I ran into the same problem. Here is my solution:

readline readline.c -lreadline -lncurses

I hope that helps.

-v
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