[IPython-user] Re: [IPython-dev] I need feedback: new escape for @magics?

Fernando Perez Fernando.Perez at colorado.edu
Wed Sep 29 13:05:21 CDT 2004


Pearu Peterson schrieb:
> On Wed, 29 Sep 2004, Fernando Perez wrote:
> 
> 
>>Well, -\+ could still be OK: they are binary ops, so a standalone +foo on a 
>>line is not valid python.
> 
> 
> -+ are also unary ops so +foo can be valid if foo is a variable name :)

Right.  Those are out anyway :)

> Anyway, %& both look ok to me too, may be % reminds to me a
> a bit (latex) comment character..

And for some odd reason, it's precisely that latex connection what makes me 
like it.  Don't really know why...

So I'm leaning towards %, but I'll gladly take votes/opinions on both...

Best,

f




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