[IPython-dev] Minus signs in argparse line magics

Fernando Perez fperez.net at gmail.com
Fri Aug 10 18:44:32 EDT 2012

On Fri, Aug 10, 2012 at 3:39 PM, MinRK <benjaminrk at gmail.com> wrote:
> You can use '--' to halt argument parsing in argparse, so you should be able
> to do:
> %R -- c(1, -1)

Yes, that was mentioned in Matthew's reply; we were wondering about
ways of getting that effect without the explicit --.  Given how
loosely specified the distinction between what can be an argument and
what can't is, I don't see a magical solution here.

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