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

Joshua Root jmr at
Sun Oct 26 18:07:01 PDT 2014

On 2014-10-25 10:56 , 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?

If this port and its dependents have compatible licenses, maybe you
could use readline instead?

- Josh

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