AzCamConsole is a client console or widow which provides an IPython-based environment for data reduction, scripting, debug, general python programming, etc. AzCamConsole windows have a "server" object which can communicate with AzCamServer when properly connected.
Start AzCamConsole by executing a script such as StartAzCamConsole which is often linked to a desktop icon.
The configuration of AzCamConsole is often specific to a system. The commands loaded by default are defined by the command line which invokes AzCamConsole.
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Magic commands are a special syntax available with IPython which do not use the standard python syntax of
Command(Par1, Par2, ...)
. The equivalent magic syntax is
Command Par1 Pars ...
- There are three built-in magic commands for user convenience:
sav to save the current AzCamConsole state
bd to open a GUI to browse for a directory and then set it as the current working folder (similar to cd but with GUI).
Run to run a command in the python search path, usually for scripts (note the upper case R to distinguish it from IPython's built-in run magic command).
close to close the AzCamConsole process.
gf to try and go to current image folder.
sf to try and set image folder to the current directory.
d to toggle debug logging.