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sequentially re-numbers cells in an IPython Notebook file
# sequentially re-numbers cells in an IPython notebook
# 2014.12.26 darell tan
import json
import sys
def main():
f1 = open(sys.argv[1], 'rb')
f2 = open(sys.argv[1] + '.new', 'wb')
cell_num = 1
nb = json.load(f1)
for cell in nb['worksheets'][0]['cells']:
if 'prompt_number' in cell:
cell['prompt_number'] = cell_num
cell_num += 1
json.dump(nb, f2, indent=1, separators=(',', ': '), sort_keys=True)
if __name__ == '__main__':
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