On Jan 12, 2009, at 6:29 AM, Yugui (Yuki Sonoda) wrote:

> This is a bug of libedit. It does not support multibyte characters.
> (http://www.thrysoee.dk/editline/)
>
> You must build Ruby with GNU readline if you want input multibyte
> characters. [ruby-dev:36199].

I have both on my box, and it looks as if the Makefile in ext/readline  
is using readline:

LIBS = $(LIBRUBYARG_SHARED) -lreadline -lncurses  -lpthread -ldl -lobjc

Is there a way to tell at runtime which underline readline library I'm  
using?


Dave