Scientists and engineers are used to experimenting. IPython was created by scientists with experimentation in mind. The interactive environment that IPython provides is viewed by many as a direct answer to MATLAB, Mathematica, Maple, and R.
The following is a list of features of the IPython shell:
This section describes how to use the IPython shell:
pylabswitch automatically imports all the SciPy, NumPy, and matplotlib packages. Without this ...