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Module: qt.console.ipython_widget

A FrontendWidget that emulates the interface of the console IPython.

This supports the additional functionality provided by the IPython kernel.

1 Class

class IPython.qt.console.ipython_widget.IPythonWidget(*args, **kw)

Bases: IPython.qt.console.frontend_widget.FrontendWidget

A FrontendWidget for an IPython kernel.

__init__(*args, **kw)
execute_file(path, hidden=False)

Reimplemented to use the ‘run’ magic.


Sets the widget style to the class defaults.


colors : str, optional (default lightbg)

Whether to use the default IPython light background or dark background or B&W style.