[IPython-user] python vs. ipython

Ville Vainio vivainio at gmail.com
Wed Feb 1 07:06:44 CST 2006

On 2/1/06, Peter Teuben <teuben at astro.umd.edu> wrote:

> 2) bug:   If one does
>         ipython script a b c
> then it works ok, sys.argv[] is now [script,....]
> but if one does
>         ipython script -a b c

Ok, I this doesn't need correcting.

The correct format is:

ipython -p pysh -- myscript.py -foo -bar

The '--' terminates the options list for ipython, after which arguments start.

This just needs to be documented.

Ville Vainio - http://tinyurl.com/2prnb
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