[IPython-User] nobanner error

William Beard wcbeard10@gmail....
Fri Feb 17 12:34:50 CST 2012

On Feb 17 2:20 AM, William Beard wrote:
> Hello,
> I just upgraded to ipython 0.12 with pip, and it gives me this error 
> message when I try to start it (it worked before the update though):
> [TerminalIPythonApp] Bad config encountered during initialization:
> [TerminalIPythonApp] Unrecognized flag: '-nobanner'
> I searched through ~/.ipython for any mention of '-nobanner,' but the 
> only mention I see is in ipythonrc:
> # banner 0 -> same as ipython -nobanner
> banner 1
> so I don't see how this could apply to the error message. I had a 
> sympy rc file that set 'banner 0', but I commented that out.
> I believe I installed it with pip (I think from homebrew for Mac OS). 
> Doing 'which' tells me that they're located at
> /usr/local/share/python/ipython
> /usr/local/share/python/pip
> Any advice?
> CB
Thanks for the advice. I found out that I actually had an alias in my 
.bashrc that was screwing it up.


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