Difference between revisions of "Readline"

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|Full description=The Readline library provides a set of functions for use by applications that allow users to edit command lines as they are typed in. Both Emacs and vi editing modes are available. The Readline library includes additional functions to maintain a list of previously-entered command lines, to recall and perhaps reedit those lines, and perform csh-like history expansion on previous commands.
 
|Full description=The Readline library provides a set of functions for use by applications that allow users to edit command lines as they are typed in. Both Emacs and vi editing modes are available. The Readline library includes additional functions to maintain a list of previously-entered command lines, to recall and perhaps reedit those lines, and perform csh-like history expansion on previous commands.
 
|User level=intermediate
 
|User level=intermediate
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|Status=Live
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|Component programs=rl.c
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|Homepage URL=http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/php/chet/readline/rltop.html
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|VCS checkout command=
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|Computer languages=C
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|Documentation note=User and programmer's manuals included in the distribution; user manual available in HTML format from http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/php/chet/readline/readline.html user manual available from http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/php/chet/readline/rluserman.html
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|Paid support=
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|IRC help=
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|IRC general=
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|IRC development=
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|Related projects=Linedit,Pyrepl,Uniread
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|Keywords=command line,library,editing,readline,librariers
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|Is GNU=y
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2010-01-04
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=6.0
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|Version identifier=6.1
|Version date=2009-02-24
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|Version date=2010-01-02
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/readline/readline-6.0.tar.gz
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|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/readline/readline-6.1.tar.gz
|License verified date=2009-02-24
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|License verified date=2010-01-04
 
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{{Person
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|Role=Maintainer
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|Real name=Chet Ramey
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|Email=chet@po.cwru.edu
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|Resource URL=
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:bug-readline@gnu.org
 
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{{Software category
 
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|Editor=programming
 
|Interface=library
 
|Interface=library
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|Text-creation=editor
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|Use=text-creation
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|Works-with=text
 
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{{Project license
 
{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2orlater
 
|License=GPLv2orlater
 
|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
 
|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
|License verified date=2009-02-24
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Revision as of 09:05, 12 April 2011

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GNU Readline

https://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/php/chet/readline/rltop.html
Lets users edit command lines as they are typed in

The Readline library provides a set of functions for use by applications that allow users to edit command lines as they are typed in. Both Emacs and vi editing modes are available. The Readline library includes additional functions to maintain a list of previously-entered command lines, to recall and perhaps reedit those lines, and perform csh-like history expansion on previous commands.

Documentation

User and programmer's manuals included in the distribution; user manual available in HTML format from https://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/php/chet/readline/readline.html user manual available from https://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/php/chet/readline/rluserman.html

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:readline

Download

Download version 7.0 (stable)
released on 15 September 2016

VCS Checkout

Categories

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv3orlaterGenium16 December 2016



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Chet Ramey Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperDownloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/readline/
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:bug-readline@gnu.org
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/readline.git
DeveloperHomepagehttps://savannah.gnu.org/projects/readline/


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 December 2016.



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