[IPython-dev] [Ipython-svndiff] 2885 - Do not replace # w/ \# anymore

Fernando Perez fperez.net at gmail.com
Wed Dec 12 00:46:34 EST 2007

On Dec 11, 2007 10:38 PM, Ville M. Vainio <vivainio at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Dec 11, 2007 11:10 AM, Hans Meine <hans_meine at gmx.net> wrote:
> > In bash, there is an "interactive comments" flag IIRC (settable with 'set');
> > for me, the latter is the desired behaviour.  (Eases copy-pasting code from
> > scripts.)
> Ok, this suggests that the current behaviour (passing # to os.system
> unescaped) is the correct one also for Linux. And after all, escaping
> is easy...

I don't know if tcsh has this optional flag, but I can live with the
behavior.  We'll see if we get any complaints...

Let's just comment the fact if possible, so we don't end up repeating
the cycle in the future :)



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