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Module: utils.generics

Generic functions for extending IPython.

See http://cheeseshop.python.org/pypi/simplegeneric.

2 Functions

IPython.utils.generics.inspect_object(*args, **kw)

Called when you do obj?

IPython.utils.generics.complete_object(*args, **kw)

Custom completer dispatching for python objects.


obj : object

The object to complete.

prev_completions : list

List of attributes discovered so far.

This should return the list of attributes in obj. If you only wish to :

add to the attributes already discovered normally, return :

own_attrs + prev_completions. :