cd charles_b/external/python/
cd ipython-0.9.beta3
sudo python setup.py install
ipython

downloaded last weekend

http://ipython.scipy.org/dist/testing/
Index of /dist/testing
http://ipython.scipy.org/moin/Documentation
Documentation - IPython
http://ipython.scipy.org/doc/manual/html/
IPython Documentation — IPython v0.9.beta3 documentation
http://ipython.scipy.org/doc/manual/html/interactive/tutorial.html
Quick IPython tutorial — IPython v0.9.beta3 documentation
http://ipython.scipy.org/moin/FAQ
FAQ - IPython
http://www.onlamp.com/pub/a/python/2005/01/27/ipython.html
ONLamp.com -- Enhanced Interactive Python with IPython


Please read the sections 'Initial Configuration' and 'Quick Tips' in the
IPython manual

looks like ipython requires readline library too... grrr.
To build/install readline 5.1:

gnutar xfvzp readline-5.1.tar.gz
cd readline-5.1
./configure --disable-shared --enable-static
sudo make install
cd ../readline-0.0.0
sudo python setup.py install

that got it!

installing iPython for better interactive shell.

python setup.py build
sudo python setup.py install

found references to iPython and installed that


bbum’s weblog-o-mat » Blog Archive » Python, Mac OS X, and Readline.


Download - IPython


Index of /dist


http://ipython.scipy.org/dist/ipython.el