libedit - The NetBSD Editline library

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 5
Repository Atomic x86_64
Package name libedit
Package version 3.0
Package release
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 174.59 KB
Download size 81.27 KB
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Libedit is an autotool- and libtoolized port of the NetBSD Editline library.
It provides generic line editing, history, and tokenization functions, similar
to those found in GNU Readline.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libedit-20090923-3.0_1.el5.rf.i386.rpm 20090923 i386 Repoforge (RPMforge)
libedit-20090923-3.0_1.el5.rf.x86_64.rpm 20090923 x86_64 Repoforge (RPMforge) 3.0 i386 Atomic 3.0 i386 Atomic
libedit-2.11-4.20080712cvs.el5.i386.rpm 2.11 i386 FlexBox
libedit-2.11-4.20080712cvs.el5.x86_64.rpm 2.11 x86_64 FlexBox
libedit-2.11-3.20080712cvs.ep.x86_64.rpm 2.11 x86_64 End Point
libedit-2.11-2.20080712cvs.el5.x86_64.rpm 2.11 x86_64 EPEL
libedit-2.11-2.20080712cvs.el5.i386.rpm 2.11 i386 EPEL
libedit-2.11-2.20080712cvs.el5.i386.rpm 2.11 i386 EPEL
libedit-2.9-4.20060603cvs.PU_IAS.5.i386.rpm 2.9 i386 PUIAS Computational
libedit-2.9-4.20060603cvs.PU_IAS.5.x86_64.rpm 2.9 x86_64 PUIAS Computational
libedit - - -


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/sbin/ldconfig - - -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


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libedit = -


Type URL
Binary Package
Source Package

Install Howto

  1. Download latest atomic-release rpm from
  2. Install atomic-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh atomic-release*rpm
  3. Install libedit rpm package:
    # yum install libedit




2010-03-30 - Kamil Dudka <> 3.0-2.20090923cvs
- eliminated compile-time warnings
- fix to not break the read loop on SIGWINCH, patch contributed
by Edward Sheldrake (#575383)
2009-11-27 - Tom "spot" Callaway <> 3.0-1.20090923cvs
- Update to 3.0 (20090923 snap)
2009-07-24 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 2.11-4.20080712cvs
- Rebuilt for

See Also

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