[IPython-dev] Generic design for an IPython servers that talks to editors (TextMate, vi, emacs)

Gael Varoquaux gael.varoquaux@normalesup....
Sun Dec 7 14:30:44 CST 2008


On Sun, Dec 07, 2008 at 09:27:04AM -0800, Brian Granger wrote:
> Is it an actual TCP/IP socket, or something more like a Unix socket?

AFAIK the difference is not huge. I mean that a TCP/IP socket can be used
as a replacement for a Unix socket, when Unix sockets are not available.
But then, I don't know much about this...

Gaël


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