[IPython-dev] Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Windows fixes, new prompts in CVS, testers?

Thorsten Kampe thorsten at thorstenkampe.de
Sat Jun 12 10:55:54 CDT 2004


* Fernando Perez (2004-06-12 15:14 +0100)
> Thorsten Kampe wrote:
>> Sorry, it was my fault. I updated IPython cvs to ~/ipython but
>> reinstalled from $IPYTHONDIR/ipython (where the old cvs was). Your new
>> cvs version solved the problem with "logfile backup" (and there are no
>> problems with rotate/append/over).
> 
> OK. Bug closed.
> 
>> Two things still irritate me about the Windows version of IPython:
>> 
>> The different name for ipythonrc (ipythonrc.ini) which makes it
>> impossible to use ipythonrc for Cygwin IPython and Windows IPython.
> 
> Since windows manages all file associations for editing via extensions, I 
> didn't want to leave the files extension-less. This problem will ultimately 
> disappear, since as I rewrite the config system, ipython will be only 
> configured via proper python files instead of the fake rc syntax.

I hope in an "ordered" way. Comparing my pythonrc.py to my ipythonrc,
the .py looks like an unordered mess - and it has much less content.

Thorsten




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