[Baypiggies] CaltrainPy

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Wed Aug 6 17:02:36 CEST 2008

Neat! I'd be interested in a port to Python for the Nokia S60 platform.

On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 9:05 PM, Heikki Toivonen <hjtoi at comcast.net> wrote:
> I have had this little Python script for over a year, but it didn't
> occur to me until today that there might be some interest on this list.
> CaltrainPy (http://caltrain.heikkitoivonen.net/developers.html) is a
> Python program that I originally wrote for my Windows Mobile device to
> help me figure out when the next train runs. It turned out Python didn't
> work out so great on Windows Mobile, but it works fine on desktops, and
> maybe it would work well in some other device where Python is a first
> class citizen. It uses Tkinter for UI. I then added a little
> functionality to scrape the Caltrain HTML schedule and provide it in
> more machine friendly formats. You can get the latest version by doing
> "easy_install caltrain".

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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