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> can use the Readline library. This is not enabled by default because of licensing reasons [...].

What?!

gnu.org/software/guile/manual/

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@fabionatali AFAIK Guile is LGPL3 and readline is GPL3. Enabling readline by default would cause Guile to be affected by GPL3's license, therefore causing Guile to be licensed under GPL3 instead of LGPL3.

@phoe Yeah good point, it must be that reason. Thanks for your reply. 🌈

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