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Module: qt.console.completion_lexer

1 Class

class IPython.qt.console.completion_lexer.CompletionLexer(lexer)

Bases: object

Uses Pygments and some auxillary information to lex code snippets for symbol contexts.


Create a CompletionLexer using the specified Pygments lexer.


Assuming the cursor is at the end of the specified string, get the context (a list of names) for the symbol at cursor position.