[Rubyinstaller-devel] Fwd: Ruby 1.9.1p0

Luis Lavena luislavena at gmail.com
Sat Feb 21 12:08:35 EST 2009

On Sat, Feb 21, 2009 at 1:26 PM, Roger Pack <rogerdpack at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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>
> Hi,
> 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.

Hello Park,

I've just tried it, see my output from test.rb:


It also doesn't work with Up and Down of my keyb, neither with left
and right on the same line.

Did I miss something?

Luis Lavena
Perfection in design is achieved not when there is nothing more to add,
but rather when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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