Interact with system command prompt

Diez B. Roggisch deets at nospam.web.de
Mon Sep 18 17:39:22 CEST 2006


billie wrote:

> Uhm... It seems that IPython got some problems:
> http://ipython.scipy.org/doc/manual/node12.html
> 
> In details:
> 
>>Note that this does not make IPython a full-fledged system shell. In
>>particular, it has >no job control, so if you type Ctrl-Z (under Unix),
>>you'll suspend pysh itself, not the >process you just started.
> 
>>What the shell profile allows you to do is to use the convenient and
>>powerful syntax of >Python to do quick scripting at the command line.


Might be. But it could provide some insight into how to solve your problem.

Diez



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