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Python-URL! for May 15, 2000

May 16, 2000, 18:23 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Cameron Laird)

Date: Mon, 15 May 2000 23:36:32 -0500 (CDT)
From: Cameron Laird
Newsgroups: comp.lang.python
Subject: Dr. Dobb's Python-URL! - weekly Python news and links (May 15)

The effbot automates answers to the most common introspective questions: What are my {functions,methods,classes}?
imports modules synthesized as strings
and converts Latin-1 to UTF-8

Measurement is a good thing. Measurement of Zope performance might even be an important thing

Warren Postma creates lightweight database objects

Randall Hopper says a Python wrapper for "an industrial-strength scientific/data visualization package, now open-source" is in the works

Michael Hudson and Nick Mathewson reveal intimate details of their currying lives

The Python FAQTS is turning into quite a high-quality resource

Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these pages:'s Python Language Website is the center of Pythonia

eff-bot's complements this digest with his daily python url

Much of Python's real work takes place on Special-Interest Group mailing lists

Python Consortium emerges as an independent nexus of activity

The Vaults of Parnassus ambitiously collects Python resources

Python FAQTS

Python To-Do List anticipates some of Python's future direction

Python Journal is at work on its second issue

Links2Go is a new semi-automated link collection; it's impressive what AI can generate

Archive probing trick of the trade: PS&defaultOp=AND&LNG=ALL&format=threaded&showsort=date&maxhits=100&groups=comp.lang.python

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