Library for command-line editing This formula is keg-only.

Current version

Revision: 1

Reverse dependencies

The following formulae require readline to be installed:
lilypond 2.18.2 Sheet music engraver
pari 2.7.3
shogun 6.0.0 Large scale machine learning toolbox
oysttyer 2.9.1 Command-line Twitter client
php55 5.5.38_12 PHP Version 5.5
php53 5.3.29_8 PHP Version 5.3
php54 5.4.45_7 PHP Version 5.4
gqlplus 1.16_1 Drop-in replacement for sqlplus, an Oracle SQL client
sdcv 0.5.2 StarDict Console Version
ekg2 0.3.1_2 Multiplatform, multiprotocol, plugin-based instant messenger
cgdb 0.7.0 Curses-based interface to the GNU Debugger
pwsafe 0.2.0_2 Generate passwords and manage encrypted password databases
pinfo 0.6.10 User-friendly, console-based viewer for Info documents
es 0.9.1_1 Extensible shell with first class functions, lexical scoping, and more
ldapvi 1.7_3 Update LDAP entries with a text editor
pspp 1.0.1 Statistical analysis of sampled data (FOSS SPSS clone)
gnu-apl 1.7 GNU implementation of the programming language APL
gnu-chess 6.2.5 GNU Chess
hunspell 1.6.2 Spell checker and morphological analyzer
mdk 1.2.9_2 GNU MIX development kit
symphony 5.6.6_1 Generic MILP solver
clisp 2.49_1 GNU CLISP, a Common Lisp implementation
nickle 2.81 Desk calculator language
nest 2.14.0_1 The Neural Simulation Tool (NEST) with Python2 bindings (PyNEST)
ncmpcpp 0.8.1_1 Ncurses-based client for the Music Player Daemon
mothur 1.39.5_3 16s analysis software
sllib 1.4.5
hh 1.24 Bash and zsh history suggest box
monero Official monero wallet and cpu miner
php70 7.0.27_19 PHP Version 7.0
php56 5.6.33_9 PHP Version 5.6
pari 2.9.4 Computer algebra system designed for fast computations in number theory
libqalculate 2.2.1 Library for Qalculate! program
devtodo 0.1.20_1 Command-line task lists
freeciv 2.5.10 Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game
sqlite 3.22.0 Command-line interface for SQLite
socat netcat on steroids
augeas 1.10.1 Configuration editing tool and API
tig 2.3.3 Text interface for Git repositories
php71 7.1.14_25 PHP Version 7.1
bacula-fd 9.0.6 Network backup solution
swi-prolog 7.6.4 ISO/Edinburgh-style Prolog interpreter
monetdb 11.27.13 Column-store database
gphoto2 2.5.15 Command-line interface to libgphoto2
bareos-client 17.2.5 Client for Bareos (Backup Archiving REcovery Open Sourced)
ruby@2.3 2.3.6_3 Powerful, clean, object-oriented scripting language
gnupg 2.2.5 GNU Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) package
tarantool In-memory database and Lua application server
cadaver 0.23.3_2 Command-line client for DAV
gawk 4.2.1 GNU awk utility
yosys 0.7_1 Framework for Verilog RTL synthesis
postgresql@9.5 9.5.12 Object-relational database system
postgresql@9.6 9.6.8 Object-relational database system
postgresql 10.3 Object-relational database system
telegram-cli 1.3.1_1 Command-line interface for Telegram
python 3.6.4_4 Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language
gjs 1.52.0 JavaScript Bindings for GNOME
r 3.4.4 Software environment for statistical computing
asdf 0.4.3 Extendable version manager with support for Ruby, Node.js, Erlang & more
gnu-smalltalk 3.2.5_6 GNU Smalltalk interpreter and image
guile 2.2.3_1 GNU Ubiquitous Intelligent Language for Extensions
guile@2.0 2.0.14_2 GNU Ubiquitous Intelligent Language for Extensions

Recent formula history

Mike McQuaid readline: use *_by_macos.
ilovezfs Use “squiggly” heredocs.
ilovezfs readline: fix test on 10.13
ilovezfs readline: swap GNU url and mirror.
FX Coudert readline: remove no-op --enable-multibyte

Formula code at GitHub