[IPython-dev] Curses Frontend
walter at livinglogic.de
Fri Mar 5 06:27:01 EST 2010
On 04.03.10 14:40, Wendell Smith wrote:
> I have decided to implement a curses frontend to ipython.
> My main goals:
> - complete functionality of standard ipython - magics, history, etc.
> - automatic display of completion, not requiring the tab key - tab key
> fills it in
> - automatic display of docstrings, not requiring the '?' key
> - zero pollution of output by docstrings/help (easier to read through
> - syntax highlighting of input lines as well as output (using
> ipython's color scheme)
> Please reply with any comments or suggestions! Also, if anyone is
> already working on something like this, or would like to help me, I
> would love to hear that!
IPython contains some curses functionality (in the ipipe module). To
check it out, do
>>> from ipipe import *
Documentation can be found here http://ipython.scipy.org/moin/UsingIPipe
It would be great if your curses frontend still supported ipipe.
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