[IPython-User] Updating required files for notebook - to get the --browser cmd line option

Thomas Kluyver takowl@gmail....
Thu Mar 15 11:49:35 CDT 2012

Alright, what about if you put a shell script on your path which runs
"open /Applications/Google Chrome.app", then set BROWSER to the name
of that?


On 15 March 2012 16:12, Tony Cappellini <cappy2112@gmail.com> wrote:
> I have to put quotes around the path to the app for the open command,
> so I did the same for  BROWSER=
> If I don't use quotes, "Crhome.app" cannot be found, because of the space.
> BROWSER="/Applications/Google Chrome.app" ipython notebook
> The server was started, but no browser was launched.
> On Thu, Mar 15, 2012 at 8:39 AM, Thomas Kluyver <takowl@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 15 March 2012 15:34, Tony Cappellini <cappy2112@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > I don't know where "google-chrome" came from.
>> I think it's the command line to start chrome on Linux. BROWSER needs
>> to be set to an executable that will start the browser, as far as I
>> know. You might try setting it to /Applications/Google Chrome.app ,
>> but I don't know if Macs work that way.
>> Thomas

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