[IPython-User] ipython_config.py won't die

Brian Granger ellisonbg@gmail....
Tue Jul 13 22:23:14 CDT 2010


On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 8:16 PM, Chris Fonnesbeck <fonnesbeck@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 9:54 PM, Fernando Perez <fperez.net@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi Chris,
>>
>> On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 7:08 PM, Chris Fonnesbeck <fonnesbeck@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I have moved to using ipython_config.py for all my ipython
>>> configuration needs, and have therefore deleted ipy_user_conf.py.
>>> However, I notice that this file keeps getting recreated each time I
>>> run iPython. Is there a reason for this? Surely we don't need 2
>>> configuration files?
>>
>> are you running from trunk? I don't see that behavior, I just deleted
>> my ipy_user_conf.py on my system (I was already using
>> ipython_config.py but hadn't really deleted the old file) and it
>> doesn't come back...
>
> I'm running from the latest on Github, so whatever:
>
> http://github.com/ipython/ipython.git
>
> gets me.
>
> Even if I *delete* my .ipython directory entirely, the new directory
> is populated with a ipy_user_config,py when I start ipython.

This is really weird.  What OS, Python version are you using?

Brian

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