TPT (Tiny Python Tip): Fixing Readline on System Python for IPython

by Noah Gift

On the IPython list we have been struggling to get the system Python on Leopard to work with readline, as it is not included with Leopard. Ludwig Schwardt create a readline egg that is easy installable. The instructions for doing this are on the IPython wiki here.

Thanks Ludwig, IPython works on the System Python for Leopard, that means Dtrace support too!

IPython Wiki Readline Instructions Leopard
Easy Install

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