Should iPython Notebook replace Idle

Sturla Molden sturla.molden at
Sat Jul 4 21:15:33 CEST 2015

Jason Swails <jason.swails at> wrote:

> Everything gets swallowed into Python.  I can't imagine this ever happening.

IPython's successor Jupyter is also an REPL environment for Julia and R,
and many other languages will also be supported (e.g. Java and C++). 
Having this swallowed into Python is probably never going to happen. IIRC,
the current release is the last to be named IPython.


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