Unfortunate newbie questions!

Colin J. Williams cjw at sympatico.ca
Mon Sep 12 21:06:58 CEST 2005

CPIM Ronin wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> I'm brand spanking new to Python, busy reading docs and going through 
> two of the ubiquitous O'Reilly books--"Learning Python" by Lutz/Ascher 
> and "Python Programming on Win32" by Hammond/Robinson.
> Still I have a just few newbie questions:
>    -    In the Windows Python version, how can it be configured
>        to save all keyboard input for later review and revision?
>        And how do I get to it?
Either PythonWin or the basic Python interactive shell can do most of 
the work here.  Best to play with the various library functions.

>    -   What book or doc would you recommend for a thorough
>       thrashing of object oriented programming (from a Python
>       perspective) for someone who is weak in OO? In other
>       words, how can someone learn to think in an OO sense,
>       rather than the old linear code sense? Hopefully, heavy
>       on problems and solutions!
No suggestion here.  I like Alex Martelli's Python in a Nutshell but 
it's getting a bit long in the tooth now.

Colin W.
>     -  In college, I came to admire the Schaum's Outline book
>       approach--again heavy on problems and solutions! What's
>       the closest Python equivalent?
> Thanks.
> RC
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