Clearing The Interactive Python Environment
peter at engcorp.com
Tue Aug 7 02:54:07 CEST 2001
Ben C wrote:
> Sorry to bother the group with such a trivial Q but for some reason I
> can not find an answer to this in the docs ... how does one 'clear'
> the Python environment .... so all loaded modules and variables are
> freed? (ie return the Python environment back to its initial state at
> start up) I assumed it would have been in the sys module?
Since the subject mentions "Interactive", the answer is:
On Unix: Ctrl-D then 'python'
On Windows: Ctrl-Z then 'python'
(No other options are guaranteed effective.)
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