IPython

gioiastevens edited this page Apr 29, 2014 · 17 revisions

How to find IPython in DH Box

You can access the bash shell at xx.xxx.xxx.xxx:4200. Once there, input your DH Box username and password. IPython can be accessed by typing "ipython" into the command line.

Overview

Python is a widely used general-purpose, high-level programming language. It has simple syntax and easy-to-use language that make it simple to get your program working. DH Box includes IPython, an interactive computing architecture designed for Python users. The IPython platform makes learning Python much easier for new users.

IPython includes interactive shells (terminal and Qt-based) and a browser-based notebook with support for code, text, mathematical expressions, inline plots and other rich media, IPython offers support for interactive data visualization and use of GUI toolkits, flexible, embeddable interpreters to load into your own projects, and eEasy to use, high performance tools for parallel computing.

IPython site

[IPython Interactive Computing] (http://ipython.org/)

Documentation

IPython

[Python] (https://www.python.org/)

Tutorials

[Introducing IPython] (http://ipython.org/ipython-doc/stable/interactive/tutorial.html)

IPython Vidoes and Screencasts

[The Python Tutorial] (https://docs.python.org/2/tutorial/)

[Dive Into Python] (http://www.diveintopython.net/toc/index.html)

[Python Beginner's Guide] (https://wiki.python.org/moin/BeginnersGuide/Overview)

Examples

[Projects Using IPython] (https://github.com/ipython/ipython/wiki/Projects-using-IPython)

[IPython Notebooks] (http://nbviewer.ipython.org/)

[Python Programming for the Humanities by Folgert Karsdorp & Maarten van Gompel] (http://fbkarsdorp.github.io/python-course/)