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Re: Why xfs_<utils> not 'readline' w/line-edit & history enabled?

To: Linda Walsh <xfs@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Why xfs_<utils> not 'readline' w/line-edit & history enabled?
From: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 3 Oct 2012 07:52:53 +1000
Cc: xfs-oss <xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
In-reply-to: <506B5DE1.4020000@xxxxxxxxx>
References: <506B1A03.7030600@xxxxxxxxx> <20121002201748.GQ23520@dastard> <506B5DE1.4020000@xxxxxxxxx>
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On Tue, Oct 02, 2012 at 02:34:25PM -0700, Linda Walsh wrote:
> 
> 
> Any reason these default to 'no'??
> 
>  --enable-readline=yes/no Enable readline command editing default=no
>  --enable-editline=yes/no Enable editline command editing default=no
>  --enable-termcap=yes/no Enable terminal capabilities library default=no

Lost in the mists of time, I suspect. Given that we use a configure
script, I'd guess that this could easily be detected at configure
time. Patches welcome.

Cheers,

Dave.
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Dave Chinner
david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

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