Skip to content


Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with HTTPS or Subversion.

Download ZIP


Doc magic history #218

wants to merge 1 commit into from

2 participants

sgvishnu777 Thomas Kluyver

Added example for %history -n as a part of Scipy Sprint

sgvishnu777 sgvishnu777 Wrote example for %history
Work done as a team by:
-Srinivas Vinay A L
-Vishnu S G
Thomas Kluyver

I've combined this pull request into #272.

Damián Avila damianavila referenced this pull request from a commit
Commit has since been removed from the repository and is no longer available.
Thomas Kluyver takluyver referenced this pull request

Magic examples #272

This issue was closed.
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment
Commits on Dec 18, 2010
  1. sgvishnu777

    Wrote example for %history

    sgvishnu777 authored
    Work done as a team by:
    -Srinivas Vinay A L
    -Vishnu S G
This page is out of date. Refresh to see the latest.
Showing with 12 additions and 0 deletions.
  1. +12 −0 IPython/core/
12 IPython/core/
@@ -294,6 +294,18 @@ def magic_history(self, parameter_s = ''):
-f FILENAME: instead of printing the output to the screen, redirect it to
the given file. The file is always overwritten, though IPython asks for
confirmation first if it already exists.
+ Examples
+ --------
+ This example demonstrates the functionality of the command %history -n
+ In [4]: history -n
+ 1 :
+ ls
+ 2 :
+ x = 10
+ 3 :
+ print x
if not
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.