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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6]>
7
8<sect1 id="ch-system-readline" role="wrap">
9 <?dbhtml filename="readline.html"?>
10
11 <sect1info condition="script">
12 <productname>readline</productname>
13 <productnumber>&readline-version;</productnumber>
14 <address>&readline-url;</address>
15 </sect1info>
16
17 <title>Readline-&readline-version;</title>
18
19 <indexterm zone="ch-system-readline">
20 <primary sortas="a-Readline">Readline</primary>
21 </indexterm>
22
23 <sect2 role="package">
24 <title/>
25
26 <para>The Readline package is a set of libraries that offers command-line
27 editing and history capabilities.</para>
28
29 <segmentedlist>
30 <segtitle>&buildtime;</segtitle>
31 <segtitle>&diskspace;</segtitle>
32
33 <seglistitem>
34 <seg>&readline-fin-sbu;</seg>
35 <seg>&readline-fin-du;</seg>
36 </seglistitem>
37 </segmentedlist>
38
39 </sect2>
40
41 <sect2 role="installation">
42 <title>Installation of Readline</title>
43
44 <para>Reinstalling Readline will cause the old libraries to be moved to
45 &lt;libraryname&gt;.old. While this is normally not a problem, in some cases
46 it can trigger a linking bug in <command>ldconfig</command>. This can be
47 avoided by issuing the following two seds:</para>
48
49<screen><userinput remap="pre">sed -i '/MV.*old/d' Makefile.in
50sed -i '/{OLDSUFF}/c:' support/shlib-install</userinput></screen>
51
52 <para>Prepare Readline for compilation:</para>
53
54<screen><userinput remap="configure">./configure --prefix=/usr \
55 --disable-static \
56 --with-curses \
57 --docdir=/usr/share/doc/readline-&readline-version;</userinput></screen>
58
59 <variablelist>
60 <title>The meaning of the configure option:</title>
61
62 <varlistentry>
63 <term><parameter>--with-curses</parameter></term>
64 <listitem>
65 <para>This option tells Readline that it can find the termcap
66 library functions in the curses library, rather than a separate
67 termcap library. It allows generating a correct
68 <filename>readline.pc</filename> file.</para>
69 </listitem>
70 </varlistentry>
71
72 </variablelist>
73
74 <para>Compile the package:</para>
75
76<screen><userinput remap="make">make SHLIB_LIBS="-lncursesw"</userinput></screen>
77
78 <variablelist>
79 <title>The meaning of the make option:</title>
80
81 <varlistentry>
82 <term><parameter>SHLIB_LIBS="-lncursesw"</parameter></term>
83 <listitem>
84 <para>This option forces Readline to link against the
85 <filename class="libraryfile">libncursesw</filename> library.</para>
86 </listitem>
87 </varlistentry>
88
89 </variablelist>
90
91 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
92
93 <para>Install the package:</para>
94
95<screen><userinput remap="install">make SHLIB_LIBS="-lncursesw" install</userinput></screen>
96
97 <para>If desired, install the documentation:</para>
98
99<screen><userinput remap="install">install -v -m644 doc/*.{ps,pdf,html,dvi} /usr/share/doc/readline-&readline-version;</userinput></screen>
100
101 </sect2>
102
103 <!-- - - - - - - - - - -->
104 <!-- Multilib - 32bit -->
105 <!-- - - - - - - - - - -->
106
107 <sect2 arch="ml_32,ml_all" role="installation">
108 <title>Installation of Readline - 32bit</title>
109
110 <para>Clean previous build:</para>
111
112<screen><userinput remap="pre">make distclean</userinput></screen>
113
114 <para>Prepare Readline for compilation:</para>
115
116<screen><userinput remap="configure">CC="gcc -m32" ./configure \
117 --prefix=/usr \
118 --libdir=/usr/lib32 \
119 --disable-static \
120 --host=i686-pc-linux-gnu</userinput></screen>
121
122 <para>Compile the package:</para>
123
124<screen><userinput remap="make">make</userinput></screen>
125
126 <para>Install the package:</para>
127
128<screen><userinput remap="install">make DESTDIR=$PWD/DESTDIR install
129cp -Rv DESTDIR/usr/lib32/* /usr/lib32
130rm -rf DESTDIR</userinput></screen>
131
132 </sect2><!-- m32 -->
133
134 <!-- - - - - - - - - - -->
135 <!-- Multilib - x32bit -->
136 <!-- - - - - - - - - - -->
137
138 <sect2 arch="ml_x32,ml_all" role="installation">
139 <title>Installation of Readline - x32bit</title>
140
141 <para>Clean previous build:</para>
142
143<screen><userinput remap="pre">make distclean</userinput></screen>
144
145 <para>Prepare Readline for compilation:</para>
146
147<screen><userinput remap="configure">CC="gcc -mx32" ./configure \
148 --prefix=/usr \
149 --libdir=/usr/libx32 \
150 --disable-static \
151 --host=x86_64-pc-linux-gnux32</userinput></screen>
152
153 <para>Compile the package:</para>
154
155<screen><userinput remap="make">make</userinput></screen>
156
157 <para>Install the package:</para>
158
159<screen><userinput remap="install">make DESTDIR=$PWD/DESTDIR install
160cp -Rv DESTDIR/usr/libx32/* /usr/libx32
161rm -rf DESTDIR</userinput></screen>
162
163 </sect2><!-- mx32 -->
164
165 <sect2 id="contents-readline" role="content">
166 <title>Contents of Readline</title>
167
168 <segmentedlist>
169 <segtitle>Installed libraries</segtitle>
170 <segtitle>Installed directories</segtitle>
171
172 <seglistitem>
173 <seg>libhistory.so and libreadline.so</seg>
174 <seg>/usr/include/readline and
175 /usr/share/doc/readline-&readline-version;</seg>
176 </seglistitem>
177 </segmentedlist>
178
179 <variablelist>
180 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
181 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
182 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
183
184 <varlistentry id="libhistory">
185 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libhistory</filename></term>
186 <listitem>
187 <para>Provides a consistent user interface for recalling lines
188 of history</para>
189 <indexterm zone="ch-system-readline libhistory">
190 <primary sortas="c-libhistory">libhistory</primary>
191 </indexterm>
192 </listitem>
193 </varlistentry>
194
195 <varlistentry id="libreadline">
196 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libreadline</filename></term>
197 <listitem>
198 <para>Provides a set of commands for manipulating text entered in an
199 interactive session of a program</para>
200 <indexterm zone="ch-system-readline libreadline">
201 <primary sortas="c-libreadline">libreadline</primary>
202 </indexterm>
203 </listitem>
204 </varlistentry>
205
206 </variablelist>
207
208 </sect2>
209
210</sect1>
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