Integrating editline with ghc
duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Sun Jan 27 18:45:30 EST 2008
On Sun, 2008-01-27 at 12:25 +0000, Duncan Coutts wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-01-27 at 16:41 +1100, Manuel M T Chakravarty wrote:
> > To summarise,
> > * I don't think it is feasible to entirely drop readline from ghci (as
> > some widely used Linux distributions, eg, Fedora 7 and Solaris doesn't
> > support sufficiently recent versions of editline).
> Indeed. I tried to build the editline package that was just uploaded to
> hackage and discovered that Gentoo does not package the editline C
> library at all.
I spoke too soon. It is packaged as libedit (I was looking for
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