[IPython-user] PyReadline: No tab completion if sys.stdout is redirected

Jörgen Stenarson jorgen.stenarson@bostream...
Fri Jan 4 11:55:34 CST 2008

Dirk Loss skrev:
> Hi Jörgen,
> I think I found the problem: The string buffer passed to the 
> WriteConsoleW function must not be bigger than 64k (see [1] for reference).
> So if our output text is longer, we have to split it into several parts 
> and print each one separately. A patch is attached. It's rather 
> quick&dirty but I hope you'll get the idea.
> Regards
> Dirk
> [1] http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms687401.aspx

I have comitted a patch similar to yours. Could you update and try it out?


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