Randy Kramer wrote:
> Thanks!  That sounds like a likely possibility, but I'm not very familiar with 
> that kind of stuff.  Haven't found a package anything like readline-devel or 
> similar, nor a readline.h on my system.  Posted a question over on the 
> Mandriva expert list, I'll see if somebody there can give me some help.

Also thought I'd just throw in that readline depends on ncurses. 
Whether your packaging system takes care of that or not is unknown, but 
it's good to be aware.

--Steve