A Qt-based automator for IPython notebooks. Attached triggers to files and folders and automatically run notebooks on file changes, or run a IPython notebook on a timer.
A dictionary of variables describing the current state is passed to the script (variable
and can be read to direct script output to particular folders. Watching a folder optionally allows
iterating over all the files in a folder, which are also in passed to the script for processing.
QtIPy therefore allows you to automatically process data files, generate figures, etc. without lifting a finger.
Automator sets and be saved and loaded for future use.
QtIPy requires PyQt5. Compatible with both Python2.7 and Python3.4.
Best installed via PyPi:
pip install qtipy
Then from a command line run:
For Mac users a launcher
.app is available for download from here. Install
as above, then download the
.app and drag to your dock. Click to launch QtIPy!
Backend running is based on https://github.com/paulgb/runipy/