[IPython-user] [IPython-dev] Development plans update
Tue Feb 5 11:31:25 CST 2008
A Tuesday 05 February 2008, escriguéreu:
> I realize that asynchronous mode is very different from what ipython
> offers today (especially from the developers perspective). At the
> same time, it is the default for Mathematica. You can start a bunch
> of cells executing and they remain highlighted until they are done -
> as they complete 1 by 1, they display their results. To make it
> intuitive for the user, you just need a good UI that reflects the
> asynchronous concepts.
Very nice. Looking at how Mathematica deals with asynchronicity, I'm
starting to grasp what are you after. And sincerely, it looks great.
> But, blocking mode will definitely be the
> default for a terminal based ipython and possibly for GUI based ones
> as well.
Perfect. Thanks for the extensive explanations!
>0,0< Francesc Altet http://www.carabos.com/
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