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A JupyterLab extension to control the configurable-http-proxy of JupyterHub.

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A JupyterLab extension show endpoins of proxy routes as new tabs. JupyterHub and the configurable-http-proxy is used to forward the data.

A docker setup can be found at examples/docker


This extension is composed of a Python package named jupyterlab_proxy_gui for the server extension and a NPM package named jupyterlab-proxy-gui for the frontend extension.


  • JupyterLab >= 3.0
  • JupyterHub


Note: You will need NodeJS to install the extension.

pip install jupyterlab_proxy_gui
jupyter lab build


If you are seeing the frontend extension but it is not working, check that the server extension is enabled:

jupyter serverextension list

If the server extension is installed and enabled but you are not seeing the frontend, check the frontend is installed:

jupyter labextension list

If it is installed, try:

jupyter lab clean
jupyter lab build



The jlpm command is JupyterLab's pinned version of yarn that is installed with JupyterLab. You may use yarn or npm in lieu of jlpm below.

# Clone the repo to your local environment
# Move to jupyterlab-proxy-gui directory

# Install server extension
pip install -e .
# Register server extension
jupyter serverextension enable --py jupyterlab_proxy_gui --sys-prefix

# Install dependencies
# Build Typescript source
jlpm build
# Link your development version of the extension with JupyterLab
jupyter labextension link .
# Rebuild Typescript source after making changes
jlpm build
# Rebuild JupyterLab after making any changes
jupyter lab build

You can watch the source directory and run JupyterLab in watch mode to watch for changes in the extension's source and automatically rebuild the extension and application.

# Watch the source directory in another terminal tab
jlpm watch
# Run jupyterlab in watch mode in one terminal tab
jupyter lab --watch


pip uninstall jupyterlab_proxy_gui
jupyter labextension uninstall jupyterlab-proxy-gui

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