>Magnus Hagander wrote:
>> Ok, then we're testing completely different things. I'm talking about
>> the psql client when running under CMD.EXE, *not* in the msys shell.
>> (backslash works fine in the bash shell)
>OK, I'll try that later.  As an additional data point, running sh.exe 
>from within cmd.exe also gives a functional readline environment.  So 
>either there are local difficulties with some people, or psql is not 
>using readline as well as it could.  In any case, there is still hope 
>for readline on Windows.

Right. sh does work for me.

Just for reference, what features are we losing without readline. Tab
completion, but what more?


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