[IPython-dev] possible cpaste bug

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Wed Aug 12 10:38:03 CDT 2009


On 2009-08-12 07:10 AM, John Hunter wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 12:06 AM, Fernando Perez<fperez.net@gmail.com>  wrote:
>
>> Your wish is our command, Dr. Hunter; bug and solution:
>>
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ipython/+bug/412339
>> https://code.launchpad.net/~ipython-dev/ipython/cpaste-fixes
>
> Ahh this is working perfectly.  Many thanks. I wonder if the silent
> mode in the original implementation was a design choice or a
> convenience.

I frequently consider "laziness" to be a design choice. But I do agree that 
echoing by default would be a good idea. It gives the user confidence that the 
pasted code is what the user thought it was.

-- 
Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
  that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
  an underlying truth."
   -- Umberto Eco



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