The Shellac-editline package

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This package provides a Shellac backend based on the editline library. editline provides a subset of the functionality provided by the GNU readline library. However, it is licenced with a BSD-style license and is therefore suitable for some situations where GNU readline is not. This backend features all the line editing capabilities provided by editline.


Versions 0.9, 0.9.5,, 0.9.9
Dependencies base (==4.*), editline (>=0.2.1), Shellac [details]
License BSD3
Author Robert Dockins
Maintainer robdockins AT fastmail DOT fm
Category User Interfaces
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Source repo head: git clone git://
Uploaded Fri Jun 3 04:07:44 UTC 2016 by RobertDockins
Updated Sat Jun 4 23:27:55 UTC 2016 by RobertDockins to revision 1   [What is this?]
Distributions NixOS:0.9.9
Downloads 1605 total (16 in the last 30 days)
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  • System
    • Console
      • Shell
        • Backend
          • System.Console.Shell.Backend.Editline


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