[IPython-User] %edit in qtconsole vs ipython
Tue Aug 2 13:18:43 CDT 2011
My preference is for the run on exit option, however, I would be very
helpful if the subsequently edited file was injected into the history as
%loadpy does. For example, doing something like:
In: %edit _i3
allows you to edit the previous input, but this does not save the
changes in the history, which is a major limitation. My vote is to
allow, on editor exit, for an automatic %loadpy, or at least a
configuration option that allows this.
Just my opinion.
On 8/2/2011 10:00 AM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
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> From: Brian Granger<email@example.com>
> Subject: Re: [IPython-User] [IPython-user] How to get started with
> HTML Notebook?
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> On Sun, Jul 31, 2011 at 10:53 AM, Johann Cohen-Tanugi
> <email@example.com> wrote:
>> I jumped on this thread as I am very interested in testing this frontend
>> now, and with current git head and switching to htmlnotebook, I managed to
>> visualize the notebook on firefox, but the links did not start new web
>> windows/tabs, and I did not manage to execute plot([1,2],[1,2]) to display
>> it inline. I did start ipython with --pylab=inline though.
>> is there any preliminary doc to dig into?
> No not at this point. While the notebook is quite usable, we are very
> much still in development mode. It is a bit odd though that plotting
> doesn't work as it definitely works fine in the htmlnotebook branch.
> Are you sure you have a recent checkout of that branch? Older
> versions didn't have the configuration and command line stuff setup
> yet. Also, can you double check to make sure you have a working
> Also, the New/Open/Save capabilities have not been implemented yet.
>> On 07/31/2011 06:58 PM, Thomas Kluyver wrote:
>> On 31 July 2011 12:26, Timmie<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> One question, when working in a virtualenv,
>>> I cannot get IPython installed in there.
>>> It always wants to have root access to
>> Have you activated the virtualenv? "source bin/activate" from the top
>> directory of the virtualenv. The bash prompt will probably change when it's
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