[IPython-User] Controlling iPython output when starting notebook
Wed Aug 29 10:49:56 CDT 2012
Ihave multiple users with logins on a shared Linux server. I would like
to make using iPython as easy as possible by starting up a notebook as
soon as they log in. This part is fine, what I would like to do is have
less output from iPython, just a simple line saying "Go to:
http://server:port" (there's no gui, so auto starting a browser doesn't
I am trying to capture the STDERR output of iPython, and grep that for
the port number, but I'm not having much success. Any help is
appreciated. Also, I may be approaching this problem in completely the
The following lines work when I execute them sequentially in bash, but
not when I source the .bash_profile. The server starts, but $port is not
assigned. The sleep is there to give ipython time to print to the file.
ipython notebook --profile=personal &>
port=$(grep -o "[0-9]*"
echo "Go to http://portcon:$port"
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