[IPython-User] Autocomplete in the Notebook
Wed Dec 12 09:42:23 CST 2012
>From about a week of heavy usage in the (grate) python notebook, as a
big aid for my MSc. research in solid-state physics, it seems to me
that there is one big feature in which the notebooks lacks in respect
to the commandline interfaces of IPython: Autocomplete.
In : from sys import <TAB>
_clear_type_cache flags path_importer_cache
_current_frames float_info platform ....
In : f = open("/ <TAB>
/bin/ /lib/ /opt/ /sys/ ....
In : f = open("/et <TAB> --> "/etc/"
and many other examples.
In the notebook, tab-completion do work in many cases, but not in
there two cases and not in some other cases.
1. Do I do anything wrong? Is there any way to enable such autocompletion?
2. If not, are such support are future plan to match the Notebooks'
autocompletion with the console?
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