libreadline5-devel-static - Files needed to develop statically linked programs which use the readline library

Distribution: ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository: Classic x86_64
Package name: libreadline5-devel-static
Package version: 5.2.14
Package release: alt5.1
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 1.51 MB
Download size: 1.51 MB
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The readline library reads a line from the terminal and returns it, allowing the user to edit the line with standard emacs editing keys. This package contains the files needed to develop statically linked programs which use the readline library to provide an easy to use and more intuitive command line interface for users.


  • libreadline5-devel-static = 5.2.14-alt5.1

    Install Howto

    1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
      rpm [Sisyphus] x86_64 classic
      rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
    2. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    3. Install libreadline5-devel-static rpm package:
      # sudo apt-get install libreadline5-devel-static


    • /usr/lib64/libhistory.a
    • /usr/lib64/libreadline.a


    2015-12-03 - Igor Vlasenko <> 5.2.14-alt5.1 - NMU: added BR: texinfo

    2013-12-17 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 5.2.14-alt5 - Converted internal sh_* functions into weak aliases, to fix the problem described by Sergey Vlasov in

    2013-11-05 - Gleb F-Malinovskiy <> 5.2.14-alt4 - Packaged libreadline5 as a legacy library.

    2011-02-10 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 5.2.14-alt3 - Rebuilt for debuginfo.

    2010-10-12 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 5.2.14-alt2 - Rebuilt for soname set-versions.

    2010-03-22 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 5.2.14-alt1 - Updated to 5.2 patchlevel 14. - Backported upstream fix for completion bug.

    2009-06-05 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 5.2.13-alt1 - Updated to 5.2 patchlevel 13. - Imported redisplay-sigint.patch from FC. - Imported audit.patch from FC (RH#476216). - Removed obsolete %install_info/%uninstall_info calls.

    2008-12-14 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 5.2.11-alt2 - Removed obsolete %post_ldconfig/%postun_ldconfig calls.