(readline.info)Programming with GNU Readline

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Programming with GNU Readline

   This chapter describes the interface between the GNU Readline
Library and other programs.  If you are a programmer, and you wish to
include the features found in GNU Readline such as completion, line
editing, and interactive history manipulation in your own programs,
this section is for you.

* Basic Behavior
Using the default behavior of Readline.
* Custom Functions
Adding your own functions to Readline.
* Readline Convenience Functions
Functions which Readline supplies to aid in writing your own
* Custom Completers
Supplanting or supplementing Readline's completion functions.

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