[IPython-user] %ed returns "\n"
Fernando.Perez at colorado.edu
Fri Jan 27 18:39:29 CST 2006
Ville Vainio wrote:
> On 1/28/06, Ryan Krauss <ryanlists at gmail.com> wrote:
>>I do a fair amount of text processing, and use ipython to debug my
>>stuff. I would need to know that the hiding of things like newlines
>>was going on and I would need to be able to turn that feature off.
> It's ok, it would be an optional extension that sets a special display
> hook; and you would get all the gory details with repr(s) anyway. Is
> the return value of %ed as repr valuable to you, specifically?
It was to the guy who was using it to later say
to go back and edit that particular value. If nothing was ever explicitly
shown, the chances of someone knowing that it was there would go down.
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