[IPython-User] Is it possible to join math expressions with display()

Aaron Meurer asmeurer@gmail....
Sun Mar 25 20:16:02 CDT 2012

On Sun, Mar 25, 2012 at 6:55 PM, Ronan Lamy <ronan.lamy@gmail.com> wrote:
> Le dimanche 25 mars 2012 à 13:19 -0500, Joon Ro a écrit :
>> Hi,
>> I was wondering if it is possible to join math expressions with display()
>> in ipython notebook.
>> For example, after solving the following:
>>      x_sol = solve(x +y - 3, x)[0]
>> If I just do display(x_sol), then notebook will print out the solution
>> (-y+3). Is there any way to print it prettier, e.g. I get something like:
>>      x = - y + 3
>> with display()? If I just do display(x, Symbol('='), x_sol) then it will
>> print them in separate lines.
> I guess you're using sympy. The best way to achieve what you want is to
> build a sympy object that prints the way you like. In this case, Eq(x,
> x_sol) is probably what you need. You don't even need to call display(),
> the notebook pretty-prints it automatically.

That's only if you started the notebook with --profile=sympy.

Aaron Meurer

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