[IPython-user] readline configuration

Fernando Perez Fernando.Perez at colorado.edu
Fri Jun 17 17:44:16 CDT 2005

Scott Kirkwood wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd like to add C-k (kill -line) and C-u (unix-line-discard) to my IPython 
> configuration on Windows.
> I tried adding this:
> readline_parser_and_bind "\C-k": kill-line
> readline_parser_and_bind "\C-u": unix-line-discard
> to my ipythonrc.ini file but it didn't work.
> I'm running on Win2k Pro.

I think the win32 readline module doesn't really implement 100% of gnu 
readline.  It's possible that these are parts of the GNU readline API 
which are not available in win32-readline.



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