Hallo Jython users and developers,
last month I wrote on jython-dev:
> reading the FAQ and searching the archives confirmed that I'm not the=20=
> only one searching for command history and completion. As Russell=20
> Tokuyama stated on 2004-07-08, it would be nice to update the FAQ and=20=
> give a hint on how to accomplish this.
> Below you will find a new FAQ-entry proposal that needs to be verified=20=
> and posted to the FAQ by someone who knows the password. PSF members:=20=
> please help!
> My proposed solution uses a small wrapper around Java Readline=20
> (available soon from my homepage) to make it as compatible as possible=20=
> to CPython. In addition, it would be VERY COOL if Jython itself could=20=
> be modified to be able to switch console classes on runtime so that=20
> editing the registry file would not be necessary any longer. Is there=20=
> anyone working on Jython 2.2 / 2.3 (?) who would like to work together=20=
> on this issue?
Till today nobody responded and I'm asking myself if nobody wants or=20
needs readline completion in Jython and if there are PSF members that=20
might want to help me update the FAQ.
In addition, I really would like to contribute to Jython to make this=20
issue better in later releases, but I would need someone to take me by=20=
the hand (which branch to check out, how to commit changes, how to=20
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