[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] python + osso_browser does work.

From: Osvaldo Santana osantana at gmail.com
Date: Mon Dec 18 14:25:32 EET 2006

I'll put the readline.so in the python2.5-dev package. Installing this
package will enable the readline functionalities in Python's
interactive mode.


On 12/15/06, Jack Jansen <Jack.Jansen at cwi.nl> wrote:
> On  12-Dec-2006, at 17:15 , Osvaldo Santana wrote:
> Would it be possible to package readline.so separately so that
> Python developers can apt-get install python-readline, while regular
> users can save half a meg?
> It's possible to make another package with the readline.so module, but
> the Python interactive mode will not use it.
> Why is this? This isn't a problem on other platforms. For instance, on the
> Mac readline used to be a separate distribution because of licensing issues.
> --
> Jack Jansen, <Jack.Jansen at cwi.nl>, http://www.cwi.nl/~jack
> If I can't dance I don't want to be part of your revolution -- Emma Goldman

Osvaldo Santana Neto (aCiDBaSe)

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