[IPython-user] pysh "&"

Fernando Perez fperez.net at gmail.com
Thu Oct 12 13:12:13 CDT 2006


On 10/12/06, Ville M. Vainio <vivainio at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 10/12/06, Fernando Perez <fperez.net at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > It's worth noting that while it doesn't have /real/ job control, since
> > pysh does little more than forwarding the call to an underlying sh
> > process, this works fine (at least in *nix):
> >
> > planck[~]> ipython -p sh
> > Py 2.3.4 (#1, Feb  2 2005, 12:11:53)  IPy 0.7.3.svn
> > [~]|1> rehash
> > [~]|2> acroread joule_madness_q4.pdf &
> > [~]|3> print 'my shell is working...'
> > my shell is working...
>
> Yes, in *nix.

I kind of suspected that limitation would be there :)

Thanks for the CB entry.

Cheers,

f


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