[IPython-dev] UNIX signal handling -> clean shutdown?

John Gill jng at europe.renre.com
Fri May 25 12:29:59 EDT 2007

Have you come across screen?

If you run your ipython sessions within that you will be able to go home 
and reconnect to the same session.


Hans Meine wrote:
> Hi!
> I often leave an ipython console open in my office, and want to continue 
> working later at home.  In such cases, I wish I could log in remotely and 
> e.g. "kill -SIGUSR1" ipython in order to save the history cleanly.
> Is that possible already?  Do you think it is a good idea?
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