Python 2.2 on windows 98

Gillou nospam at
Wed Feb 20 15:01:40 EST 2002

Python for Windows has no readline support.
You need to use python for cygwin (another distro) to have line recall in
interactive mode.

"Fuming Wang" <fumingw at> a écrit dans le message news:
b0fd9226.0202201104.2c6a220 at
> Hi,
> I am having trouble using the arrow key to recall commands in console
> interactive mode.  I even installed Cygwin and start Python from there
> but still got the same effect.  Is there anything I can do to get
> arrow key working?
> Thanks!
> Fuming Wang

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