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bug #62399: Line editor of the Command Window is not operating well

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Tue 03 May 2022 01:25:31 AM UTC
Category:  Other Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Other
Status:  None Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Hamed Shakouri Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  * Open Release:  * 7.1.0
Operating System:  * Microsoft Windows
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Tue 03 May 2022 02:35:12 AM UTC, comment #1: 

Readline works for me.

Tue 03 May 2022 01:25:31 AM UTC, original submission:  

I think it should be very easy for the genuine OCTAVE team to develop a line editor for the command window so that it become very similar to MATLAB's line editor.

- Escape should clear the entire line.
- Selection, copy, and paste should work properly (it is now malfunctioning).
- Replace mode does not work at all. 


- When "[A" or "[C" appears (for any reason, e.g. when Esc is used), it hangs, and does nothing.




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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2022-05-03 mmuetzel Dependencies- => bugs #62400 is dependent

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