[erlang-questions] how: can I get live keyboard input in the Erlang shell?

Claes Wikstrom <>
Sat Nov 10 16:43:39 CET 2007

Joe Armstrong wrote:
> There we go, I'm using my subject line tagging
> Once upon a long time ago I knew how to do this (I wrote the code) -
> but it was a long time ago
> and the code has probably been rewritten many times. Is there a
> defined way of doing this?
> It would be nice to turn echoing off (say for inputting passwords) and
> respond to *every* character.

I did some work on this quite a few years ago. It's still in jungerl,
and it's an interface to slang http://www.s-lang.org/


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