The Python Programming Language
Last month I griped about ResourceWarnings in Python 3, arguing they’re a useless irritation in a language that can clean up resources automatically....
0 replies - 1252 views - 06/05/12 by A. Jesse Jiryu Davis in Articles
During my CS101
class I had the chance to meet Python. That's not completely true, since I
played with it a bit before, but I had a chance to...
0 replies - 1685 views - 06/05/12 by Alexander Beletsky in Articles
Last week, I was reading Brett Cannon’s blog where
he talks about function signatures and decorating the main function. I
didn’t follow everything he...
0 replies - 1698 views - 06/03/12 by Mike Driscoll in Articles
In December, I made a blog post about being happy. A anonymous (of course) commenter said:
Hey Rob. 5 months? Are you really this
1 replies - 6300 views - 06/02/12 by Rob Galanakis in Articles
It’s the first Friday of June and I’ve read a bunch of new articles this week. From the Vern’s rant about getting Python jobs to a review of the web2py...
0 replies - 1919 views - 06/01/12 by Mike Driscoll in Articles
I'm not even interested in psychology. But. This kind of thing seems to come up once in a great while.
You're asked (or "forced") to work with...
3 replies - 6948 views - 06/01/12 by Steven Lott in Articles
A small open source project I am working on:
Selenium-profiler is a web/http profiler built with Selenium-RC
and Python. It profiles page load time...
0 replies - 3467 views - 05/31/12 by Corey Goldberg in Articles
Everyone who uses computers regularly knows that they can copy and
paste text. What they might not know is that when you copy something, it
goes into a...
0 replies - 2399 views - 05/30/12 by Mike Driscoll in Articles
What do you think this script prints?:import thread, threading, sys
sys.stdout.write('oh cruel world...
0 replies - 2006 views - 05/30/12 by A. Jesse Jiryu Davis in Articles
I have been in and out of using vim a few times now. As I understand
it, this is usually the case when transitioning to using vim fulltime.
One rule I...
0 replies - 4799 views - 05/29/12 by Mahdi Yusuf in Articles
We know that finding the minimum in a list of integers
is a fairly simple task, but what about finding the i-th smallest
element? Then the...
0 replies - 3218 views - 05/29/12 by Stoimen Popov in Articles
I guess by now you already know who I am. You already read my "Python from Scratch" 1, 2, 3 and 4 , you know that dzone.com has selected me to be...
0 replies - 1949 views - 05/29/12 by Hod Benbinyamin in Articles
Commit your hook script (say pre-commit.sh) at the root of your project and
include the installation instructions in your README/documentation to encourage...
0 replies - 2067 views - 05/28/12 by Paul Hammant in Articles
New Relic is an excellent web application performance reporting tool.
After a great experience using it on Heroku, I went to enable it for an
0 replies - 3162 views - 05/28/12 by Chase Seibert in Articles
I haven’t done a weekly round-up of Python links because no one
seemed to really care when I was doing those. However I thought I’d give
it one more...
0 replies - 2271 views - 05/27/12 by Mike Driscoll in Articles