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Howard Chu hyc at
Thu Jun 17 19:19:54 EST 2010

Damien Miller wrote:
> On Thu, 17 Jun 2010, Peter Stuge wrote:
>> Howard Chu wrote:
>>> the client will use the readline library
>> How about libedit? I guess readline is not so hot in OpenSSH
>> upstream.
> We already use libedit for sftp command editing and completion and we
> would be loathe to add a dependency on another library that does something
> similar.

That makes the choice easy then. I'll look into using libedit instead.
This page implies that 
there's some doubt about which is the master source for libedit. Do you know 
where to get a current source that will run on Linux?

   -- Howard Chu
   CTO, Symas Corp. 
   Director, Highland Sun
   Chief Architect, OpenLDAP

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