[R] readline editor

Yuelin Li yuelin at pandora.outcomes.chop.edu
Tue Apr 9 19:56:20 CEST 2002

Which Linux/UNIX are you using?  

On Solaris 8 for SPARC the readline header files (history.h and 
readline.h, etc.) are located under /opt/sfw/include/readline.  
They have to be compiled with R from the source on Solaris.  You 
need to add this path to the CPPFLAGS variable in config.site.  
./configure --with-readline will not work.  You can use the tee 
utility to dump the output of configure to check if readline.h is 

Yuelin Li.

  Date: Tue, 9 Apr 2002 14:45:46 +0200 (CEST)
  From: "Dr. Peter Schlattmann" 
<schlatti at mailer.ukbf.fu-berlin.de>
  To: r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
  Subject: [R] readline editor
  Dear all,
  I have a problem with the readline editor of R since it doesn't 
  Setting ./configure --with-readline does not the fix the 
  Does anyone have an idea how to fix this? Many thanks in 
  Peter Schlattmann

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