jupyter

GlossaryΒΆ

command line

The terminal or console window where you type commands.

Command Prompt

On Windows, this is the application where commands are typed into a window for execution.

conda

The package manager for Anaconda.

config

Refers to the configuration files and process.

kernel

A kernel provides programming language support in Jupyter. IPython is the default kernel. Additional kernels include R, Julia, and many more.

Notebook Dashboard

The notebook user interface which shows a list of the notebooks, files, and subdirectories in the directory where the notebook server is started.

pip

Python package manager.

profiles

Not available in Jupyter. In IPython 3, profiles are collections of configuration and runtime files.

REPL

read-eval-print-loop.

terminal

A window used to type in commands to be executed (Linux and OS X).

widget

A user interface component, similar to a plugin, that allows customized input, such as a slider.