Readline read_history and write_history addition
alexander.dunlap at gmail.com
Sat Jan 19 18:43:30 EST 2008
I don't see why not. I've attached a patch to add bindings for all six
On Jan 19, 2008 11:09 AM, Judah Jacobson <judah.jacobson at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jan 18, 2008 11:10 PM, Alexander Dunlap <alexander.dunlap at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > I'd like to propose the addition of read_history and write_history
> > bindings to the readline library. I believe I've followed the
> > instructions on the Haskell wiki appropriately and I've set up a
> > ticket (with a patch) at
> > http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/ghc/ticket/2053.
> > Essentially, the patch adds simple bindings so that Haskell programs
> > can use Readline's read_history and write_history functions. This will
> > be useful for the implementation of
> > http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/ghc/ticket/2050 (add persistent
> > history to GHCi) and potentially other applications.
> > Thanks for your time and consideration.
> > Alex
> That patch looks good to me. While we're at it, can we also add the
> following related functions, which are used to control the maximum
> size of the history file? (They're also provided by editline.)
> void clear_history(void);
> void stifle_history(int);
> int unstifle_history(void);
> int history_is_stifled(void);
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