fsc@joshua:work/devel/flamingo/doc$ make shell
. env/bin/activate && \
flamingo shell -s
Python 3.7.3 (default, Feb  8 2020, 18:24:17)
Type 'copyright', 'credits' or 'license' for more information
IPython 6.5.0 -- An enhanced Interactive Python. Type '?' for help.

In [1]: context
Out[1]: <flamingo.core.context.Context at 0x7fdeb0196d68>

In [2]:

For this feature IPython needs to be installed. Read the "Optional external dependencies" section in Getting started for more information

Flamingo supports interactive shells using flamingo shell for debugging. If you bootstrapped your project according to Getting started you can run make shell.