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JavaReadline adds readline support to java console applications. Not every feature of the readline library has been implemented, but all basic features are available. It has only been tested under Linux, but should work everywhere readline is available.

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Recent releases

  •  07 Jan 2003 11:13

    Release Notes: This release adds getline support. getline supports Windows natively (without Cygwin). A DLL is provided in the contrib directory.

    •  27 May 2002 12:46

      Release Notes: Arbitrary long lines for input and history are now allowed. A new option was added to prevent automatic addition of input lines to the history. The project has moved to SourceForge.

      •  03 Mar 2002 12:03

        Release Notes: This version adds method hasTerminal(), changes the build-system to work with non GNU-makes (e.g. on Solaris), and adds an RPM-spec file.

        •  21 Jan 2002 09:59

          Release Notes: In this release there are the new methods cleanup() and getLineBuffer(), and documentation is improved.

          •  19 Dec 2001 21:13

            Release Notes: The fallback solution now behaves like readline in case of an EOF, and a spelling bug in the method ReadlineLibrary.byName() was fixed.


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