[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: libreadline7-7.0.1-1, libreadline-devel-7.0.1-1, bash-4.4.5-1

Steven Penny svnpenn@gmail.com
Wed Jan 18 00:36:00 GMT 2017

On Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:32:19, Steven Penny wrote:
> I did another bisect on the readline-7.0-testing branch and came up with this:
>     ef27d114778ffef483ed2746603f9487f880edbd is the first bad commit
>     commit ef27d114778ffef483ed2746603f9487f880edbd
>     Author: Chet Ramey <chet.ramey@case.edu>
>     Date:   Thu Jul 9 16:28:21 2015 -0400
>         readline-7.0-alpha distribution

On Linux readline is 2 packages:

libreadline7 = 7.0
libreadline6 = 6.3


- Debian 8.7.1
- http://packages.debian.org/stretch/libreadline7

For the test in question, GREEK CAPITAL LETTER OMEGA U+03A9, you do:

Ctrl + Shift + U, release, 3a9, Enter

This still works on Linux, even with libreadline7. Chet is refusing to address
the issue:


So it looks like we will need a Cygwin specific patch?

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