[BangPypers] New to python - neuron ring

sudhakar s ssquery at gmail.com
Mon Oct 12 11:36:00 CEST 2009


Hi,
   itz good to learn python check out "A Byte of Python" By *Swaroop*
CH<http://www.scribd.com/doc/2544873/A-Byte-of-Python-By-Swaroop-CH>

On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 2:03 PM, Gopinath R <gopiindian86 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi i m learning python mainly for job opportunities. so is it much
> difficult if i learn 2.6 and then to update to 3.0 ?
>
> Thanks.
>
> On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 1:14 PM, Navin Kabra <navin.kabra at gmail.com>wrote:
>
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>>   On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 1:14 PM, Navin Kabra <navin.kabra at gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>>
>>>  On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 12:49 PM, Gopinath R <gopiindian86 at gmail.com>wrote:
>>>
>>>> I am a newbie to python. i like to learn python strongly. which version
>>>> is recommended to start with 2.6 or 3.0. I believe 3.0 has lot more
>>>> features added, there is no backward compatibility in that. we cannot use
>>>> some of the 2.6 syntaxes in that. for Example: raw_input. it worries me a
>>>> lot. pls give some suggestion.
>>>>
>>>
>>> I think one of the important features of python is the availability of a
>>> huge set of external libraries that make your programming easier (because
>>> you can reuse stuff, and not reinvent the wheel). This is true of python
>>> 2.6, but not yet true of python 3.x. So, assuming that you would like to
>>> make something useful with python (as opposed to toy programs), go with 2.6.
>>>
>>>
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>>>  I can't think of a strong reason for
>>>
>>
>>
>> Sorry. This should have been "I can't think of a strong reason for
>> learning 3.x at this point of time"
>>
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With Regards,
S Sudhakar.
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