[IPython-dev] Next PyGtk is going to rock the pylab
Wed Sep 17 17:03:05 CDT 2008
On Wed, Sep 17, 2008 at 9:29 AM, Ville M. Vainio <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Once the "bleeding edge" of pygtk is released, we will have a pylab
> gtk backend that is as stable and simple as the Tk backend. I.e. no
> more threading woes.
> I'd like to draw everyone's attention to the discussion in this bug report:
This is what I got:
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Thanks for your patience.
> All that is needed to create the single threaded gtk matplotlibshell
> is this (note that it does not use "gui specific" shell, just the
> launcher code is gui specific - it uses the plain vanilla
> #!/usr/bin/env python
> # -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
> """ Launch matplotlibshell using gtk """
> import gtk,gobject
> import IPython.Shell
> live = False
> def run_ipython():
> global live
> if live:
> return False
> live = True
> shell = IPython.Shell.IPShellMatplotlib()
> # the following line does not work on current pygtk
This is exciting. So where was the problem previously and how was it
fixed? (if it's in the bug that I failed to access, just one or two
senteces are enough:).
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