Running python from pty without prompt

Michael Torrie torriem at
Tue Dec 13 11:01:22 EST 2016

On 12/13/2016 05:39 AM, Samuel Williams wrote:
> Michael, yes.
> FYI, I found out why this works. Pressing Ctrl-D flushes the input
> buffer. If you do this on an empty line, it causes read(...) to return
> 0 which Ruby considers end of input for the script, but the pipe is
> not closed.

Currently Python does not appear to support this behavior.  Possibly it
could be patched to support something similar, though.

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