Is 2006 too old for a book on Python?
steve at holdenweb.com
Fri Apr 25 15:24:55 CEST 2008
> Hi, I wanted to buy a book on Python, but am concerned that some of
> them are too old. One I had come to after much research was Core
> Python by Wesley Chun. I looked at many others, but actually saw this
> one in the store and liked it. However, it is from 2006. I know
> there is free documentation and Dive Into Python. I just liked the
> one in question and was hoping for thoughts on the age of it. I am
> using Python 2.5.x and don' t know how different 2.3, 2,4 is from it.
Buy it if you like it (and lots of people do). Less than 1% of the
language changes between releases. You'll pick the rest up here!
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