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'Linedit' is a readline-style library that provides customizable line editing features. It uses UFFI for foreign bindings, so it is (theoretically) portable. It supersedes Cl-readline. It functions as both a single line text reader and a nulti-line form reader. It has completion on packages and symbols in the current image, as well as on directories and filenames. It has unlimited undo, kill-ring, and history, as well as paren matching.


Download version 0.15.12 (beta)
released on 25 April 2004

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Nikodemus Siivola Maintainer

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Software prerequisites

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Required to use UFFI

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.


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