[Rubyinstaller-devel] Fwd: Ruby 1.9.1p0

Roger Pack rogerdpack at gmail.com
Sat Feb 21 10:26:00 EST 2009

Thanks for your update on this, Park.  We'll try it out :)

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Heesob Park <phasis at gmail.com>
Date: Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 8:00 PM
Subject: Re: [Rubyinstaller-devel] Ruby 1.9.1p0
To: Roger Pack <rogerpack2005 at gmail.com>


2009/2/3 Roger Pack <rogerpack2005 at gmail.com>:
>> Join the club. I have 150$ bucks for a bounty, we can pretty much
>> steal the getchar stuff from Highline gem.
>> Let's do a bounty for readline, is really a gripe for MinGW too, since
>> it eats the processor and is not easy to build it.
> I'd chip in $50 for a readline bounty.
> -=r
As you wish, I have translated the readline library into pure ruby.

The first beta version is available at

Almost all feature of gnu readline are included except some vi mode
editing mode.

I have tested on linux and windows with ruby 1.8.6 and ruby 1.9.1.


Park Heesob

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