ONLamp: Lowering the Bar to Code
Feb 01, 2005, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jono Bacon)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jono
Bacon for this link. ]
"A little while back, I decided I wanted to learn Python.
Knowing some local Python fanatics, I was not exactly uneducated in
the relative merits of the language, and although I mainly used C++
and Qt for GUI programming, I was increasingly wanting to write
some GNOME software with Python. Although Qt made GUI programming
easier, it seemed to me that Qt was mainly suited towards writing
huge, complex tools; the kind of tools that Trolltech showcase on
their website. I don't deny that Qt is an incredible product, but I
was keen on writing software easier.
"I decided to make the move over to Python and started reading
Dive Into Python..."