[IPython-dev] Another shell: pyglet!
Fri Apr 3 13:08:58 CDT 2009
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 10:47 AM, Fernando Perez <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hey folks,
> Great timing with the other Blender thread... I've just been
> interacting with Nicolas Rougier, the author of this cool little
> It's beautiful and fast. Nicolas is using a lot of ipython internals,
> the kind of thing that is likely to break as our APIs evolve and we
> develop a stable public one. So it would be a lot easier if we were
> to ship this together with ipython, maintain it with the rest of the
> frontends, etc. I think it's still at the level of being a small
> useful component more than a full-fledged shell, but having it in our
> 'lab', with the contributions of the rest of the team, might help it
> grow quickly. Nicolas has made a fantastic start here, and I'd really
> like to see this kind of tool be available (for those who want OpenGL)
> out of the box with the project.
Looks good. We could then use this frontend with sympy to pretty print
So this frotnend would depend on pyglet. So far we were shipping
pyglet with sympy, but I think we should just remove it and rather
depend on it (just for plotting).
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