[IPython-dev] pydb 1.19 released, thoughts about integration
rocky at panix.com
Sat Oct 28 04:36:38 CDT 2006
Fernando Perez writes:
> We'll certainly be supporting 2.4 for quite a while.
Okay. Thanks for the information!
> The chainsaw branch will eventually offer all of the normal ipython
> functionality, including magic support. But hopefully we'll have a
> much cleaner infrastructure in place to do so.
As I think we are discovering via ipython/pydb integration, it is not
clear that a number of these issues current discovered have been
adequately documented or documented as areas where it is known how to
improve. Two cases in point are
- how to allow applications run from ipython to use ipython's object
- how to handle readline issues that running program needs
Please correct me if I'm wrong, but if the chain-saw branch has a
cleaner way to handle that what's in the normal branch, that would be
helpful to know; even if for technical reasons it currently can't be
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