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IPython CLI for viewing documentation in the browser

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newtabmagic is an IPython CLI for viewing pydoc documentation in the browser.


As a Python package:

$ pip install newtabmagic

As an IPython extension:

In [1]: %install_ext


Load the extension:

In [1]: %load_ext newtabmagic

Start the pydoc server:

In [2]: %newtab --server start
Starting job # 0 in a separate thread.
Server running at

View documentation in the browser:

In [3]: %newtab IPython.core.debugger.Tracer

In [4]: import IPython
In [5]: tracer = IPython.core.debugger
In [6]: %newtab tracer

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