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Adds 'readline' support to any command line program

uniread (universal readline) adds full readline support (command editing, history, etc.) to any existing interactive command-line program. Common examples are Oracle's sqlplus or jython. It will work on any POSIX platform with Perl.



version 1.01 (beta)
released on 6 May 2003

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Related Projects

  • Otak
  • Libtecla
  • Readline


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Janet Casey23 April 2003

Leaders and contributors

Guy Rosen Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/uniread-discuss
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=77443
HelpMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/uniread-announce

Software prerequisites

Required to buildTerm_ReadLine_Gnu
Required to usePerl 5.005 or later
Required to buildIO_Tty

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 8 January 2017.


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