Skip to content


Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with
Download ZIP
Fetching contributors…
Cannot retrieve contributors at this time
executable file 24 lines (18 sloc) 813 Bytes
#!/usr/bin/env python
# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
"""IPython -- An enhanced Interactive Python
The actual ipython script to be installed with 'python install' is
in './scripts' directory. This file is here (ipython source root directory)
to facilitate non-root 'zero-installation' (just copy the source tree
somewhere and run and development. """
if __name__ != "__main__":
raise RuntimeError('You are trying to import the executable. '
'Did you mean to call "import IPython" (case-sensitive) instead?')
# Ensure that the imported IPython is the local one, not a system-wide one
import os, sys
this_dir = os.path.dirname(sys.argv[0])
sys.path.insert(0, this_dir)
# Now proceed with execution
this_dir, 'IPython', 'scripts', 'ipython'
Jump to Line
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.