[IPython-dev] Terminal based IPython won't exit in master

Thomas Spura tomspur at fedoraproject.org
Mon Jan 10 06:59:34 EST 2011

On Sun, 9 Jan 2011 09:54:36 -0800
Brian Granger wrote:

> Hi,
> I haven't followed the development of the new history capabilities
> very closely, but since I pulled those changes from master the
> *terminal* based version of won't exit (qtconsole is fine).  I type
> Exit and it just sits there.  I have to kill it using ps.  This is a
> pretty severe regression.  Is anyone else seeing this on master?  I
> suspect it has something to do with the autosave multithreaded
> sequence of commits.  I don't have time to chase this right now, but
> any thoughts on this one?

The first bad commit is: 46b78b3f4c5baf5704296c875e0e7f3d33d0c08e

Without saving the history periodically, it works again...

I created this pull request for this issue:


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