[SciPy-dev] IPython updated (Emacs works now)

Travis Oliphant oliphant.travis at ieee.org
Tue Feb 19 15:08:15 CST 2002


On Tuesday 19 February 2002 01:43 am, you wrote:
> Hi everyone,
>
> there's a new release of IPython at the usual
> http://www-hep.colorado.edu/~fperez/ipython/ for your testing pleasure.
>
> Of particular interest (for Travis, at least) is that things now work
> inside an Emacs (at least my Xemacs) buffer. The problem turned out to be a
> series of ugly interactions with curses and readline. The morale is,
> *never* use either of those modules in a python program which will try to
> run inside an Emacs buffer. It was kind of a PITA to track down.

I tried it and couldn't get it to work.  What do you give to the 
py-python-command and py-python-command-args emacs variables?

Thanks,

-Travis



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