Tag Archives: notebook

ipython notebook server on a remote machine

Goal: running an ipython notebook server on a remote machine, and access from a local browser How to: (shamelessly copied from someone’s blog 1. On the remote machine: ipython notebook –no-browser –port=7777 2. On the local machine, my remote machine can only be accessed via a login node, so I need to use a multi-hop ssh […]


IPython::Notebook::Launching server (https+password)

First generate a password from ipython console: In [1]: from IPython.lib import passwd In [2]: passwd() Enter password: Verify password: Out[2]: ‘sha1:67c9e60bb8b6:9ffede0825894254b2e042ea597d771089e11aed’ Second generate web certificate: openssl req -x509 -nodes -days 365 -newkey rsa:1024 -keyout mycert.pem -out mycert.pem Third generate default new notebook server $ ipython profile create nbserver and modify to serve our […]


Useful iPython Notebook Features!

The more I use it the more awesome it becomes!   Feel free to checkout the installation guides Introduction to the iPython Notebook or Running Spark with iPython Notebook. Otherwise this will be a mere collection of things I’ve discovered while using the Notebook.