Subject: Re: csh support in libedit
To: Christos Zoulas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <email@example.com>
Date: 10/26/2002 22:02:28
Christos Zoulas wrote:
> In article <20021026195652.F726@snowdrop.l8s.co.uk>,
> David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Yes, our gdb uses libedit apparently...
No, it does not. It used to, but nowadays it uses a statically
compiled-in readline. We probably should switch it back to libedit.
> >true - fortunately, but libedit/readline.c contains a whole raft
> >of code to to support it.
> > * csh-style history expansion
> > */
> >history_expand(char *str, char **output)
> >It is possible that gdb uses it - but it might be using its
> >own copy of the routines.
> >Nothing else in the main source tree seems to.
> >Clearly bits of pkgsrc might...
> > David
> >David Laight: email@example.com
Jaromir Dolecek <jdolecek@NetBSD.org> http://www.NetBSD.org/
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