Version française
Home     About     Download     Resources     Contact us    

This site is updated infrequently. For up-to-date information, please visit the new OCaml website at

Browse thread
[Caml-list] Readline support in the toplevel loop
[ Home ] [ Index: by date | by threads ]
[ Search: ]

[ Message by date: previous | next ] [ Message in thread: previous | next ] [ Thread: previous | next ]
Date: 2002-05-29 (10:19)
From: Daniel de Rauglaudre <daniel.de_rauglaudre@i...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Readline support in the toplevel loop

On Wed, May 29, 2002 at 11:41:07AM +0200, Xavier Leroy wrote:

> I considered it, but there are several issues.  One of them is that
> readline is GPL, thus linking it with the Caml toplevel could cause
> license incompatibility issues.

You may consider Ledit, because it can be used as a library: the Ledit
mli interface provides a function named input_char that you can use
instead of Pervasives.input_char. If you are interested and consider
it as a serious enough work, you can put it in the OCaml distribution.

To unsubscribe, mail Archives:
Bug reports: FAQ:
Beginner's list: