[ANN] IPython 0.11 is officially out
robert.kern at gmail.com
Tue Aug 2 17:38:26 CEST 2011
On 8/1/11 8:54 AM, Thorsten Kampe wrote:
> The documentation says "If you are upgrading to version 0.11 of
> IPython, you will need to migrate your old ipythonrc or ipy_user_conf.py
> configuration files to the new system. Read on for information on how to
> do this." Unfortunately there is no more mentioning of "migration", so
> the developers' approach seems to be: "read all about the new
> configuration system and see if you can somehow duplicate your old
> ipythonrc settings. Good luck!".
Or you can ask nicely on ipython-user, and we can help you migrate your old
You can basically start with the ipython_config.py that is generated the first
time and edit it. It is fully commented and demonstrates every configurable
option with the defaults commented out. You just uncomment the appropriate lines
and put in your values.
You are right that the HOWTO migrate documentation is missing. It's an oversight
that you can help remedy.
"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
an underlying truth."
-- Umberto Eco
More information about the Python-list