Cursor keys for *NIX

Vance Shipley <>
Tue Nov 26 19:14:35 CET 2002

And this is what I mean by "as it works in modern shells".  Full 
command line editing like deleting words and replacing text, etc.
Readline is the proper solution to this problem especially because
it is agnostic.


On Tue, Nov 26, 2002 at 06:12:07PM +0000, Gordon Beaton wrote:
}  If Erlang used the readline library (at least on those platforms where
}  it is supported) then everyone could use the command line editing keys
}  they like best, and their settings would be consistent across all
}  programs that use readline. Just an idea...
}  /gordon

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