How to Use IPython Magic in Scripts?

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IPython magic commands are designed to be used interactively in the IPython shell or notebook, but they can also be used in scripts. To use IPython magic in a script, you need to import the get_ipython function from the IPython module and call it to get an instance of the IPython interpreter.

Here’s an example of how to use IPython magic in a script:

from IPython import get_ipython

# Get an instance of the IPython interpreter
ipython = get_ipython()

# Use the %run magic command to run a script
ipython.magic("run my_script.py")

# Use the %load magic command to load code from a file
ipython.magic("load my_module.py")

# Use the %matplotlib magic command to enable plotting
ipython.magic("matplotlib")

In this example, we use the get_ipython function to get an instance of the IPython interpreter. We can then use the magic method of this object to execute magic commands.

Note that when using IPython magic in a script, you need to call get_ipython to get an instance of the interpreter. If you try to use magic commands without first getting an instance of the interpreter, you will get an error.

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