ActiveState Code: the new Python Cookbook site

Trent Mick trentm at
Fri Jul 11 19:41:00 CEST 2008

Peter Otten wrote:
> Thin Myrna wrote:
>> The old cookbook offered choices by category. Did you drop that feature?
> Looks like categories have become tags:

Yes, that is correct. I should document the tag names to category 
mapping that I've used (mostly a straightforward "remove spaces and 
capitalization" thing).

My hope is that allowing free form tagging and (importantly) multiple 
tags will allow for more interesting and useful grouping.

However, there is value in there being good suggestions of common tags 
when adding tags. I need to add that to the recipe add form:


Trent Mick
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