Python-URL! - Weekly Python News and Links (January 27)
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"It is a cardinal sin of GUI scalability to incorporate the state and
services of the software wholly in the user interface. You will go mad
from it eventually." Chad Netzer
Counting unique posters to usenet, including the script for doing
A discussion of the different Python packages for web develoment.
How to find the element in a list of tuples with the greatest element
in some position.
Why there is no way to kill a thread in Python, and possible ways to
implement that feature.
PythonCard 0.7 - a GUI construction kit for building cross-platform
Free hosting for a few Python Open Source projects.
Sybase module 0.36pre3 - an interface to the Sybase relational
Pyro 3.1 - the PYthon Remote Objects distributed object system written
entirely in Python.
PyXML 0.8.2 - the basic tools erquired for processing XML data using
Python in one easy-to-install package.
The first Open Source Digest article in a column devoted to exploring
Python development. This article and the next cover SkunkWeb.
ctypes module - a python module to create and manipulate data c
types in Python. A new automated mailing list supports 0.3.5,
which works properly for Windows, Linux, and MacOS X (at least).
Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these pages:
Python.org's Python Language Website is the traditional
center of Pythonia
Notice especially the master FAQ
PythonWare complements the digest you're reading with the
daily python url
Mygale is a news-gathering webcrawler that specializes in (new)
World-Wide Web articles related to Python.
While cosmetically similar, Mygale and the Daily Python-URL
are utterly different in their technologies and generally in
comp.lang.python.announce announces new Python software. Be
sure to scan this newly-revitalized newsgroup at least weekly.
Brett Cannon continues the marvelous tradition established by
Andrew Kuchling and Michael Hudson of summarizing action on the
python-dev mailing list once every other week.
Partial archives are at
The Vaults of Parnassus ambitiously collect Python resources
Much of Python's real work takes place on Special-Interest Group
The Python Business Forum "further[s] the interests of companies
that base their business on ... Python."
The Python Software Foundation has replaced the Python Consortium
as an independent nexus of activity
Cetus does much of the same
The old Python "To-Do List" now lives principally in a
The online Python Journal is posted at pythonjournal.cognizor.com/.
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