[IPython-dev] more tab completion issues.

Boyd Waters bwaters@nrao....
Fri Nov 2 17:12:23 CDT 2007


I've reported this in Apple Bug 5563035.

On Nov 1, 2007, at 9:25 PM, Michael VanLandingham wrote:

> Yeah after looking at it again, I noticed certain things, like  
> __class__, had 4, and not 1, entries in the listing.  It's a bit  
> annoying, since with something like numpy's 'array', it'll fill up  
> your window with 320+ items.
>
> I thought about debugging it, but I don't know how to intercept the  
> 'tab' keystroke in the tab completion.
>
> -mvl
>
> On Nov 1, 2007, at 7:59 PM, Boyd Waters wrote:
>
>> I get even more duplicates than that...
>> >>> i.__
>> Display all 121 possibilities? (y or n)
>> i.__abs__           i.__abs__           i.__add__            
>> i.__add__           i.__and__           i.__and__
>> i.__class__         i.__class__         i.__class__          
>> i.__class__         i.__cmp__           i.__cmp__
>> i.__coerce__        i.__coerce__        i.__delattr__        
>> i.__delattr__       i.__delattr__       i.__div__
>> ...
>>
>> Funny.
>>
>>
>>
>> On Nov 1, 2007, at 7:44 PM, Michael VanLandingham wrote:
>>
>>> Following along the whole rlcompleter/readline/editline thread, I  
>>> noticed today that when I do tab completion on a class, I get  
>>> everything listed twice.
>>> Happens in python and ipython.
>>> Example:
>>> >>> i = int(5)
>>> >>> i
>>> 5
>>> >>> i.__
>>> Display all 121 possibilities? (y or n)
>>> i.__abs__           i.__abs__           i.__add__            
>>> i.__add__
>>> i.__and__           i.__and__           i.__class__          
>>> i.__class__
>>> ...etc.
>>>
>>>
>>> I don't see duplicates if I do 'dir(i)'
>>>
>>> Is anyone else seeing this behavior?  Any ideas why?  Something  
>>> in the rlcompleter or readline...  Seems to occur with any class.
>>>
>>>
>>> -Michael
>>>
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>>



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