Regression test test_site failed on current trunk

Andy andreas.schawo at
Thu Feb 19 22:47:23 CET 2009

On 19 Feb., 21:47, Steve Holden <st... at> wrote:

> Do you mean you can't get previous lines in your Python command history
> to show up? This sounds as though you may not have built the readline
> support in to your experimental build. I can't remember exactly what the
> deal is, but I know that readline is GPL licensed, so it may not come as
> part of the standard distribution.

Thanks for your reply.
I just want to move left and right with the cursor keys.
Thats it.
I installed libreadline5-dev and rerun ./configure and make it works.

More information about the Python-list mailing list