Dr. Dobb's Python-URL! - weekly Python news and links (Jan 14)
paul at boddie.net
Mon Jan 14 13:27:00 EST 2002
Python 2.1.2c1 is released, but which version of Python is the
Pyreverse-0.1 isn't just about reverse engineering - documentation
generation and dependency analysis are tempting features.
XPipe brings the "assembly line" approach to XML processing.
Reptile Web Server is another Python Web server with interesting
For graphical user interfaces in Tkinter, there's Tix, Tixapps
IPy provides support for understanding and manipulating IP addresses.
Roundup 0.4.0b1 is an issue-tracking system with multiple user
Another project related to the Software Carpentry competitions is
Of interest to mxODBC users, mx COMMERCIAL Extension Package 2.0.4
for Python 2.2 is released.
Criticism of Python's performance usually brings out interesting tips.
Here, PyInline and Numeric are demonstrated in the subsequent
Metaclasses seem to be getting more exposure... in discussions of the
comparative merits of Python and Ruby, and on the desire to move the "self"
parameter somewhere else.
Does anything actually support "digest authentication"? Regardless
of whether anything does, M2Crypto has been enhanced with AuthCookie
- a potential competitor in the middle ground of authentication.
Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these pages:
Python.org's Python Language Website is the traditional
center of Pythonia
Notice especially the master FAQ
PythonWare complements the digest you're reading with the
daily python url
Mygale is a news-gathering webcrawler that specializes in (new)
World-Wide Web articles related to Python.
While cosmetically similar, Mygale and the Daily Python-URL
are utterly different in their technologies and generally in
comp.lang.python.announce announces new Python software. Be
sure to scan this newly-revitalized newsgroup at least weekly.
Michael Hudson continued Andrew Kuchling's marvelous tradition
of summarizing action on the python-dev mailing list once every
other week, into July 2001. Any volunteers to re-start this
The Vaults of Parnassus ambitiously collect Python resources
Much of Python's real work takes place on Special-Interest Group
The Python Software Foundation has replaced the Python Consortium
as an independent nexus of activity
Cetus does much of the same
The old Python "To-Do List" now lives principally in a
Python Journal is at work on its second issue
Links2Go is a new semi-automated link collection; it's impressive
what AI can generate
Tenth International Python Conference
Archive probing tricks of the trade:
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