Python-URL! for January 3, 2001Jan 03, 2001, 19:08 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Grant Edwards)
Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2001 08:58:27 -0600 (CST)
Niklas Frykholm announces preliminary work on the consequential
problem of practical HTML (and SGML) parsing
Alex Martelli makes MediaPlayer comprehensible
Raja S illuminates the history of exceptions pertinent to Python
(those playing along at home should notice one follow-up corrects
an out-of-place parenthesis)
Tim Peters demonstrates how he thinks about regular
fgleeson reports on early experience with the Komodo preview
Jeff Epler places an 'xreadlines' patch on Sourceforge:
xreadlines, inspired by xrange, permits a simple 'for' loop to
iterate over the contents of a file "lazily", without reading the
entire file at once.
Amy Katherine announces the Ninth International Python
Per Kraulis announces crng 1.1: Random-number generator
extension types (minor upgrade)
Dave Cole announces Sybase module 0.11 (Sam Rushing release)
Bob Alexander starts an extensive thread on ideas for Python 2.1
[though it's too late for 2.1, maybe for 2.2? -- ed]
Final Call For Papers 2nd International Conference on eXtreme
Programming and Flexible Processes in Software Engineering -
Russell Turpin posts ideas about caching name lookups.
Pointers on sniffing HTTP traffic using proxies
Jerry Spicklemire responds to a question about Python vs. PHP by
noting several packages that "will allow you to do "PHP/ASP-ish"
things with Python".
Raymond Hettinger starts another enhancement discussions with a
new year's wish-list for Python
Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these pages:
Python.org's Python Language Website is the traditional center
PythonWare complements the digest you're reading with the daily
comp.lang.python.announce announces new Python software. Be sure
to scan this newly-revitalized newsgroup at least weekly.
Andrew Kuchling writes marvelous summaries twice a month of the
action on the python-dev mailing list, where the future of Python
is truly determined
The Vaults of Parnassus ambitiously collects Python
Much of Python's real work takes place on Special-Interest Group
Python Consortium emerges as an independent nexus of
Cetus does much of the same
Python To-Do List anticipates some of Python's future
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:
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