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asked 2018-02-18 11:46:29 +0200

danielvolinski gravatar image

Using Jupyter Notebook in Windows Native

The following code:

search_doc("curl", whole_word=True)

produces a bunch of unreadable lines, is there any way to make them readable?

If those lines are internet links, they should also be clickable.


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Please provide more information: what does the output look like? (Provide a screenshot if you can't reproduce the text.)

John Palmieri gravatar imageJohn Palmieri ( 2018-02-19 23:22:39 +0200 )edit

What version of Sage are you using?

John Palmieri gravatar imageJohn Palmieri ( 2018-02-19 23:25:17 +0200 )edit

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answered 2018-02-19 18:19:21 +0200

I see gibberish when I execute that command. Try

search_doc("curl", whole_word=True, interact=False)


print(search_doc("curl", whole_word=True, interact=False))
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John Palmieri gravatar imageJohn Palmieri ( 2018-02-19 18:23:44 +0200 )edit


search_doc("curl", whole_word=True, interact=False)

I get

UnicodeDecodeError: 'ascii' codec can't decode byte 0xc2 in position 2276: ordinal not in range(128)


print(search_doc("curl", whole_word=True, interact=False))

I get the same as my original command


danielvolinski gravatar imagedanielvolinski ( 2018-02-19 21:15:04 +0200 )edit

With search_doc("curl", whole_word=True), I get a window with a long string starting aHRtbC9lbi9yZWZlcmVuY2UvZ2VuaW5kZXgtYWxsLmh0bWw6MTM5MTA6ICAgICAgPGxpPjxhIGhyZWY9Im1vZHVsZXMvc2FnZS9tb2R1b.... With interact=False, I don't get a separate window, and instead get a long string starting 'html/en/reference/genindex-all.html:13910: <li><a href="modules/sage/modules/free_module_element.html#sage.modules.free_module_element.FreeModuleElement.curl">curl() (sage.modules.free_module_element.FreeModuleElement method)</a>\n.

John Palmieri gravatar imageJohn Palmieri ( 2018-02-19 23:24:54 +0200 )edit

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