Don't strip leading whitespace in repr() in notebook #785

fperez opened this Issue Sep 13, 2011 · 1 comment


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The problem can be seen by putting this in a cell:

class f(object):
    def __repr__(self):
        return "    hi" 

The leading whitespace in front of 'hi' is not respected. The terminal does it correctly:

In [2]: f()
Out[2]:     hi
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Fixed in master.

@ellisonbg ellisonbg closed this Sep 13, 2011
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