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Python-URL! for January 3, 2000

Date: Mon, 3 Jan 2000 18:29:58 -0600 (CST)
From: “Fredrik Lundh” [email protected]

So at last, the last year of this millenium arrives, and not
only Python, but also most other things in the computing universe
turn out to be fully Y2K compliant.

Will Ware starts the new year by posting code to down- load and
process historical stock data:
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=567038652

Are you planning to go to the conference, but haven’t gotten
around to register yet? It’s time to do some- thing about that:
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=567818406

http://www.python.org/workshops/2000-01/

Is Python a VHLL? What exactly *is* a VHLL? Pythonistas discuss
this interesting topic in this thread:
http://www.deja.com/=dnc/viewthread.xp?AN=566833227

More books: Tim Altom’s “Programming With Python” has arrived,
and technical editor Mitch Chapman explains what it is all
about:
http://www.python.org/psa/bookstore/

http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=567442652

O’Reilly’s “Learning Python” is now available as eMatter:

http://www1.fatbrain.com/asp/bookinfo/bookinfo.asp?theisbn=EB00004715

And another eMatter Python book climbs the bestseller
lists…
http://www1.fatbrain.com/ematter/bestsellers.asp?vm=e


Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these
pages:

Python.org’s Python Language Website is the center of
Pythonia
http://www.python.org

Much of Python’s real work takes place on Special-Interest Group
mailing lists
http://www.python.org/sigs/

Python Consortium emerges as an independent nexus of
activity
http://www.python.org/consortium

Python To-Do List anticipates some of Python’s future
direction
http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/todo.py

The Vaults of Parnassus ambitiously collects Python
resources
http://www.vex.net/~x/parnassus/

Python Journal is at work on its second issue
http://www.pythonjournal.com

Links2Go is a new semi-automated link collection; it’s
impressive what AI can generate
http://www.links2go.com/search?search=python

Archive probing trick of the trade:

http://www.dejanews.com/dnquery.xp?
QRY=&DBS=2&ST=PS&defaultOp=AND&LNG=ALL&format=threaded&showsort=

date&maxhits=100&groups=comp.lang.python

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http://purl.org/thecliff/python/url.html

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