[IPython-user] scrollback editing bug under OSX 10.5

Chris listservs@mac....
Sat Jan 5 10:05:02 CST 2008

Fernando Perez <fperez.net <at> gmail.com> writes:

> Hi Chris,
> On Nov 28, 2007 3:31 PM, Chris Fonnesbeck <listservs <at> mac.com> wrote:
> > I am using ipython build from svn on OSX 10.5 (Leopard), but am
> > running into an editing bug when I scroll back to previous commands.
> Unfortunately we're aware of lingering readline-related problems with
> Leopard.  I hope to have access to a Leopard machine in the next week
> or so.  In the meantime, if you (or anyone else) have a patch, we'll
> be happy to incorporate it.
> > It is best illustrated in this short video of the problem:
> >
> > http://idisk.mac.com/fonnesbeck-Public/ipython.mov

Has there been any headway on this problem? It renders ipython nearly
unusable on OSX (unless you are using really short commands).


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