[IPython-user] pager to stdout
jdhunter at ace.bsd.uchicago.edu
Tue Jan 2 13:59:53 CST 2007
>>>>> "Ville" == Ville M Vainio <vivainio at gmail.com> writes:
Ville> On 1/2/07, John Hunter <jdhunter at ace.bsd.uchicago.edu>
>> Oh my god, I'm a genius!
>> > env PAGER=cat ipython -pylab
Ville> Still, implementing _ip.options.pager option variable (that
Ville> takes a callable), or a hook wouldn't probably be too bad
Ville> an idea...
Having it configurable at runtime would be nice. The use case is that
I wanted to post an interactive session, and the output from
help(someobj) was being caught by the PAGER and disappearing when I
hit 'q'. Sure I can 'print someobj.__doc__'but I am trying to
emphasize the interactive session and what the user would see in
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