[IPython-dev] Extensible pretty-printing

Fernando Perez fperez.net at gmail.com
Wed Oct 27 12:41:07 EDT 2010

Hey Robert,

On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 8:37 AM, Robert Kern <robert.kern at gmail.com> wrote:
> In the ticket discussion around my patch to restore the result_display hook,
> Brian suggested that the real issue is what the extensibility API for this
> functionality should be. I would like to propose the pretty extension as that
> API. I propose that it should be integrated into the core of IPython as the
> pretty-printer instead of pprint. pretty allows one to specify pretty-print
> functions for individual types and have them used in nested contexts.

Can you remind me which ticket that was?  For all of github's great
things, their ticket search is broken beyond comprehension and is for
all intents and purposes useless.



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