[IPython-dev] svnversion used for Release.py

Ville M. Vainio vivainio at gmail.com
Thu Nov 30 06:59:34 EST 2006

On 11/30/06, R. Bernstein <rocky at panix.com> wrote:

> This part yes. A couple of the others no, and I don't understand why
> not. One of the patches was to remove a temporary debugging print in
> IPython/Magic.py that accidentally crept in. I've included it in the
> patch below.

Accidental loss of the patch. I'll apply this patch today.

> A while back Ville noticed command history bleeding between the pydb
> (or more generally the thing %run'd and ipython). So that was
> addressed in a more general way than had been addressed via pdb. Well
> at least from the bleeding into ipython. The bleeding in the other
> direction, from ipython to the pydb (or any readline application) is
> still there and Ville seems to prefer that.

Yes, it's the responsibility of called application to clear the
history if they want an empty history.

> I just checked and ipython does disable pydb's completions. In the
> process, I notice that ipython doesn't allow the completion key [tab]
> to be specified. Right? (If it does, I would modify the patch
> slightly)

It's probably a readline config issue, but I think we should not
encourage or even allow using non-tab charactersp

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