O'Reilly logo

NumPy Cookbook - Second Edition by Ivan Idris

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Running an IPython notebook

IPython has an exciting feature—the web notebook. A so-called notebook server can serve notebooks over the Web. We can now start a notebook server and get a web-based IPython environment. This environment has most of the features that the regular IPython environment has. The IPython notebook's features include the following:

  • Displaying images and inline plots
  • Using HTML and Markdown (this is a simplified HTML-like language see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Markdown) in text cells
  • Importing and exporting of notebooks

Getting ready

Before we start, we should make sure that all of the required software is installed. There is a dependency on tornado and zmq. See the Installing IPython recipe in this chapter for more information. ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required