[Baypiggies] call for newbie nuggets for july and/or august

RYAN DELUCCHI bender at onsrc.com
Wed Jul 15 00:01:44 CEST 2009


I am relatively new to Python and I would like to see the talk on meta- 
classes.  Perhaps I am not representative of most python newbies  
but ... It sounds like an interesting topic that would be *easier* to  
pick up if it were presented by someone who has made use of them.


On Jul 14, 2009, at 2:50 PM, Shannon -jj Behrens wrote:

> Almir,
> Permit me to offer a suggestion.
> In the past when we covered metaclasses, some of the newbies were  
> turned off due to their complexity.  It led them to believe that  
> Python as a whole was too complex.  It's important to remind newbies  
> that metaclasses are interesting, but they're also a bit esoteric.   
> I.e. most Python programmers don't spend all day writing metaclasses.
> -jj
> On Tue, Jul 14, 2009 at 10:51 AM, jim <jim at well.com> wrote:
>   The July 23 meeting has been firmed up:
> Newbie Nugget is on Metaclasses, by Almir Karic
> Main talk is on cubicweb, by Sandrine Ribeau
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