[IPython-dev] Status of IPython+GUI+Threads+PyOS_InputHook

Ville M. Vainio vivainio at gmail.com
Sat Feb 7 12:34:25 EST 2009

On Sat, Feb 7, 2009 at 7:11 PM, Gael Varoquaux
<gael.varoquaux at normalesup.org> wrote:

> It would be really great. A common case of crashing for me is
> tab-completing on a object with a property, and this property making a
> call in the event loop.

This should be fixable - just ask the mainloop thread to do the
completion. Perhaps call runsource('__compl = _ip.complete(.... )')

Of course stuff like this is a crutch compared to getting rid of the
threads in the first place.

Ville M. Vainio

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