[IPython-dev] notebook questions an aesthetic details

MinRK benjaminrk@gmail....
Mon Feb 6 14:58:03 CST 2012


On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 12:51, Brian Granger <ellisonbg@gmail.com> wrote:

> I am seeing the bug with the Cell menu not causing the select box in
> the toolbar to update the cell type.  I can fix this, but here is a
> question:  do we even want the Cell type UI in the Cell menu with it
> being in the toolbar already.  Granted, the toolbar can be hidden, but
> it seems a bit redundant and verbose...
>

I think nothing should be absent from the menus.  The toolbar should be
100% redundant.


>
> Cheers,
>
> Brian
>
> On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 12:05 PM, Brian Granger <ellisonbg@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Hmm, am not seeing the ampersand problem on Chrome or Safari  (on a
> > Mac).  Is there a particular sequence of keystroke that do it.  Does
> > it happen for any text before the &?
> >
> > On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 10:57 AM, Chris Kees <cekees@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> On the ampersand problem: Firefox and Safari are the same. Also Safari
> >> complains about not being able to access the web socket and says that I
> >> won't be able to run code.
> >>
> >> On the pulldown menu, I'm having trouble reproducing it right now. I
> know
> >> that sometimes the problem is me in that I have to be more careful in
> >> observing which cell is actually active when I use the menus. It's not
> a big
> >> deal, but I'll be more careful to record my observations if I suspect
> this
> >> is happening again.
> >>
> >> On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 3:27 AM, Fernando Perez <fperez.net@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Hi Chris,
> >>>
> >>> On Sun, Feb 5, 2012 at 4:20 PM, Chris Kees <cekees@gmail.com> wrote:
> >>> > Thanks a lot.  I'm on the right tack now.  I updated about two hours
> ago
> >>> > after I read Min's email so there a couple of quirks you might want
> to
> >>> > be on
> >>> > the lookout for. For some reason when I'm inside a call to
> >>> > Latex(r"""...), I
> >>> > can't type an ampersand. I can paste one in but the key won't
> respond.
> >>> > In
> >>>
> >>> That's really odd, I don't get that on Firefox or Chrome.  Can you
> >>> refresh your Javascript cache just to make sure?  Just save your
> >>> notebook, and then force a page reload.  Also, could you test on a
> >>> different browser and let us know if you see any differences?
> >>>
> >>> > markdown or outside a string I can type an ampersand.   I also
> noticed
> >>> > that
> >>> > sometimes the markdown/code/heading doesn't seem to switch  modes
> even
> >>> > though the pulldown indicates it has. It could just be inaccurate
> >>> > pointing
> >>> > and clicking on my part.
> >>>
> >>> Mmh, I do see a problem, not sure if it's the same you do:  If I
> >>> select a new cell type from the 'Cell' menu, the cells do indeed
> >>> change type, but the dropdown list in the icon toolbar isn't updating
> >>> correctly anymore.  Is that the behavior you see?
> >>>
> >>> > Anyway, thanks again.  I feel like I'm beginning to get productive in
> >>> > the
> >>> > notebook.
> >>>
> >>> Glad to hear that.  Some inevitable growing pains, but I think we're
> >>> on the right track.
> >>>
> >>> Cheers,
> >>>
> >>> f
> >>
> >>
> >>
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> >
> > --
> > Brian E. Granger
> > Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
> > bgranger@calpoly.edu and ellisonbg@gmail.com
>
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