bpython - fancy Python shell

Wolfgang Grafen wolfgang.grafen at ericsson.com
Mon Jun 16 14:57:07 CEST 2008

I couldn't get it work on Solaris (modified some lines for Python2.3).
One reason was that I had to download pyreadline separately
- I did than but now pyreadline requires either ironpython or
   a windows installation. Something is going wrong...

Best regards


Bob Farrell schrieb:
> I released this a while ago but did some work recently to fix some bugs
> so I thought I may as well post it here. To quickly summarise:
> In-line syntax highlighting
> Auto complete with suggestions as you type
> Pastebin stuff, save to file
> "Rewind" feature to jump back a line if you mess up (don't ask how it
> works, please ;)
> You can get it here:
> http://www.noiseforfree.com/bpython/
> There's info about git repos and what have you there, and apparently
> it's also in some real distro repos, but I don't know the details.
> Oh, and you'll need pygments and pyparsing, and it doesn't work on
> Windows (heard good reports about it working fine on a Mac though).

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