[IPython-User] Notebook as a Wiki

Brian Granger ellisonbg@gmail....
Thu Dec 13 21:07:59 CST 2012

I can't think of any fundamental reason this wouldn't work, but you
are probably going to have to dive into the code and do some



On Thu, Dec 13, 2012 at 7:09 AM, Burns, Scott S
<scott.s.burns@vanderbilt.edu> wrote:
> I'm trying to think through using the ipython notebook as a lab wiki. Here's
> what I've come up with so far:
> Have on canonical directory for all of the notebooks (version-controlled,
> backed up, etc).
> Start one notebook server in password-protected, read-only mode with the
> notebook directory set to the directory mentioned above. This would be
> routed to https://[webserver]/notebook using Massimo's frame trick (see the
> Notebook and Apache thread a few weeks back).
> Have another notebook server that's password-protected but has write/execute
> status, routed to https://[webserver]/notebook-edit, working on the same
> directory.
> Everyone in the lab has access to the read-only mode and only the members I
> trust can get the password to edit the notebooks. Is there any reason this
> wouldn't work? Has anyone else done something similar? Thanks for any
> thoughts and ideas.
> Scott
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Brian E. Granger
Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
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