[Baypiggies] Meeting Suggestions?
Shannon -jj Behrens
jjinux at gmail.com
Thu Nov 22 11:30:22 CET 2007
On Nov 20, 2007 2:04 AM, Charles Merriam <charles.merriam at gmail.com> wrote:
> Do we have a BayPiggies meeting for December?
> I could give a whirlwind talk that I proposed for PyCon. I'll need
> to know two weeks in advance.
> Many times the right answer is just finding the right library, tool,
> or internal Python concept. This whirlwind talk will give a one to
> two minute overview of about twenty Python buzzwords. Topics include
> metaclasses, name managling, PEPs, Django, TurboGears, Zope, PyPy, DB
> API, and others. For technical managers, this overview will provide
> the broad base necessary to direct engineers to explore new topics.
> This talk is appropriate to all levels of Python programmers and managers.
> 00:00 Introduction
> 01:00 Python Internals
> * List contexts
> * Modules and Self deleting module routines
> * Object Lifecycle and tricks
> * Metaclasses
> * Iterators and Generators
> * Decorators
> * Class Hooks
> * Multiple Inheritance
> * Unicode
> * Python 3000
> 12:00 Python Libraries
> * DB API
> * Alternate Database Packages
> * PIL (Python Imaging Library)
> * JSON and XML with Python
> * Python as an date description language
> 22:00 Larger Python Packages
> * PyGame for 2D Game programming
> * Soya for 3D Game programing
> * Django for WebApps
> * TurboGears for WebApps
> * Django versus TurboGears
> * Zope for Content Management
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