[IPython-user] Re: broken completion

Thorsten Kampe thorsten at thorstenkampe.de
Sat Mar 6 18:22:59 CST 2004


* Fernando Perez (2004-03-06 23:18 +0100)
> Thorsten Kampe wrote:
>> This happens when I try to use completion in IPython 0.5.0 under
>> Cygwin:
>> [...]
>> In a standard Python shell it works (no "bs(" is inserted by [Tab]).
>> And on my Gentoo Linux it also works with plain Python shell *and*
>> IPython.
> 
> Again, my lack of access to a Windows box is going to make this quite tricky
> to track down.  Do you know if cygwin uses the default Gnu readline library
> for completions, or are you using Chris Drexler's PyReadlineWin32?

Standard GNU readline coming with bash. I could post my .inputrc but
it's the same as on my Gentoo box where IPython works flawlessly.

Thorsten



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