[IPython-user] -pylab -p scipy

Ville M. Vainio vivainio at gmail.com
Mon Sep 18 08:42:43 CDT 2006

On 9/18/06, Ryan Krauss <ryanlists at gmail.com> wrote:

> Would it be possible/easy to have the windows installer add a shortcut
> for running ipython with -pylab -p scipy options?  I am trying to
> convert some of my students from Matlab and this one post install step
> seems to cause some problems (I know it isn't asking much of them,
> but...).  I am having them modify the target of the short cut on the
> start menu for now.

Yes, it's quite easy - just some make_shortcut() stuff in
win32_manual_post_install.py. I guess we could have it in the next
version, along with switching from "ipython -p pysh" to "ipython -p
sh" (which is better than pysh).

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