Wrapper to allow the editing of keyboard commands
Rlwrap is a 'readline wrapper', a small utility that uses the GNU readline library to allow the editing of keyboard input for any command. You should consider rlwrap especially when you need user-defined completion (by way of completion word lists) and persistent history, or if you want to program 'special effects' using the filter mechanism.
DocumentationMan page at https://manpages.debian.org/buster/rlwrap/rlwrap.1.en.html
released on 3 March 2017
git clone git://github.com/hanslub42/rlwrap.git
18 June 2020
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