[IPython-user] ipython/matplotlib question (belinda thom)

Tony Mannucci Tony.Mannucci at jpl.nasa.gov
Fri Dec 8 11:24:13 CST 2006

At 12:00 PM -0600 12/7/06, ipython-user-request at scipy.org wrote:
>My next question is this: how can one modify xeamcs's py-shell 
>command so that it calls -pylab when ipython is invoked?

Have you tried (in .emacs file):

(require 'ipython)
(setq py-python-command-args '("-pylab"))

This is supposed to work. My experience is limited at this point. I 
believe this protocol came from the ipython manual. You also need the 
updated python-mode.el in the proper path for emacs to find.


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