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Pyrepl

https://pypi.org/project/pyrepl
a readline-a-like in Python.

This is pyrepl, a readline-a-like in Python. It requires python 2.2 (or newer) with the curses and termios modules built and features:

  • sane multi-line editing
  • history, with incremental search
  • completion, including displaying of available options
  • a fairly large subset of the readline emacs-mode keybindings (adding more is mostly just a matter of typing)
  • a new python top-level
  • no global variables, so you can run two or more independent readers without having their histories interfering.
  • no hogging of control -- it should be easy to integrate pyrepl into YOUR application's event loop.
  • generally speaking, a much more interactive experience than readline (it's a bit like a cross between readline and emacs's mini-buffer)
  • unicode support (given terminal support)

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Kelly Hopkins

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3 September 2009




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Michael Hudson Maintainer


Resources and communication

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DeveloperHomepagehttp://codespeak.net/issues/pyrepl/
GeneralMailing List Subscribehttp://codespeak.net/mailman/listinfo/
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/pyrepl


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 3 April 2018.



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