[IPython-user] Closing an embedded IPython Shell.
Wed Jul 29 13:06:30 CDT 2009
On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 9:55 AM, Dennis
> Consider the following usage:
> > from IPython.Shell import IPShellEmbed
> > ipshell=IPShellEmbed()
> > # at this point, launch an app in a thread
> > ipshell()
> # later on, the app closes and I want to close the shell
> # from the app's thread
> > ipshell.magic_Exit()
> The shell does indeed close, but not until I press Enter. Is there a
> way to get the shell to stop listening on stdin and terminate immediately?
Do you have a small snippet you could rip out and send me so I can run
it locally without your whole tool?
I think I have an idea on how to do this, but I'd be vastly more
efficient if I can do some testing locally...
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