lib edit --enable-widec option breaks tab-completion

Lawrence Velázquez larryv at
Sun Oct 26 12:01:41 PDT 2014

On Oct 26, 2014, at 5:12 AM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at> wrote:

> On Oct 24, 2014, at 6:56 PM, Mark Brethen wrote:
>> I've found that compiling against macports libedit, which is configured for wide-char/UTF-8 (--enable-widec option), breaks tab completion. The program that I'm building is bundled with libedit and compiles it without UTF-8 support. In this case tab completion works. Is it okay to install this linked libedit library as part of the port?
> Sure, whatever works best for that program.

Make sure you don't install it in a location where it'll be found by other builds.


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