[IPython-user] better way to view help info in ipython?

Ville M. Vainio vivainio at gmail.com
Sun Dec 31 04:01:34 CST 2006


On 12/31/06, belinda thom <bthom at cs.hmc.edu> wrote:

> FWIW, in this case,
>
>    In [9]: S.random.multinomial?
>
> keeps the info in the buffer, e.g.:

That's because it uses normal standard output printing mechanism,
while less accesses the raw screen directly. I don't know whether some
pagers have command line switches to avoid this... but it's not really
something that is under IPython's control.

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