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From:Paul DuBois Date:December 29 1999 2:02am
Subject:Re: MySQL client in DOS box
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At 7:48 PM -0500 1999-12-28, Leonard Harris wrote:
>I'm using the MySQL client in a DOS box on Win98.  With this client I don't
>appear to have any line editing capability (like up arrow to display last
>command).
>
>I thought this client had this capability.  Is there another client that
>does?  Or perhaps I need to invoke it with some command line option??


The regular Window mysql doesn't have readline linked in.  You need to
use the mysqlc client from the cygwin distribution to get line-editing
capabilities.

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Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
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