Dr. Dobb's Python-URL! - weekly Python news and links (Feb 15)
Fri, 25 Feb 00 08:37:46 GMT
Correction: Forget what the eff-bot said in last week's URL.
Consortium member Advanced Simulation Technology, Inc
(ASTi) has its website at:
A new SIG has been established: all kinds of Python compilers
and Python analysis tools will be discussed on the compiler-sig:
More SPAM8 conference coverage:
Jeff Shelton (of zopeNewbies fame) covers the zope track in more
Ka-Ping Yee took notes during the compiler session on developer's
Talking about conferences, Paul Everitt notices that it's now
6 years since SPAM1:
Quite a noisefest on comp.lang.python this week; if you're
interested in why Python really needs a new syntax, check out
the newsgroup archives. If not, read on.
Neel Krishnaswami improves the signal-to-noise ratio by
posting half-a-dozen "real problems with today's Python":
Barry Warsaw tells prospective CPython hackers how to configure
Warren Postma ports Python to Phar Lap TNT:
Greg Ewing announces Plex 0.1, a flexible tokenizer tool:
Jon Udell writes about Python from a Perl perspective.
Will Python 3000 (aka Py3K, formerly known as 2.0) break
Finally, Robert Wentworth notices that Python's now being
talked about in the wonderful world of fashion:
Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these pages:
Python.org's Python Language Website is the center of Pythonia
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
Python To-Do List anticipates some of Python's future direction
The Vaults of Parnassus ambitiously collects Python resources
Python Journal is at work on its second issue
Links2Go is a new semi-automated link collection; it's impressive
what AI can generate
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