readline completion for python 2.1 on win32?

Kevin Altis altis at
Thu Jan 3 07:32:30 CET 2002

Are you talking about command-completion in the interpreter? If so, make
your life even better and use the PyCrust shell.

PyCrust supports auto-completion, shows tooltips, and also has a Namespace

PyCrust is included in the latest wxPython release ( and is used by
PythonCard too.


"Angus Mackay" <amackay at> wrote in message
news:3C33D248.9231995A at radical.canada...
> I really want to get my hands on a copy of python 2.1 for win32 with
> readline completion. I have found a nice readline port to win32 that works
> MinGW (mingw32) and a readline replacement module that only provides line
> editing (no completion).
> c'mon people does nobody actually use python 2.1 under win32? life sucks
> completion.
> also I have found a python module for python1.5 that uses this readline
> works. why no 2.1 module?
> the port I speak of is:
> cheers, Angus.

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