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an enhanced interactive Python shell with an architecture for interactive parallel computing.

IPython: an interactive computing environment. The goal of IPython is to create a comprehensive environment for interactive and exploratory computing. To support, this goal, IPython has two main components:

  • An enhanced interactive Python shell.
  • An architecture for interactive parallel computing.




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License:ExpatKelly Hopkins4 April 2009
License:BSD 3ClauseKelly Hopkins4 April 2009

Leaders and contributors

Fernando Pérez and the IPython team Maintainer

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Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 26 February 2017.


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