Introducing Python to others

Rhodri James rhodri at
Fri Mar 27 00:27:49 CET 2009

On Thu, 26 Mar 2009 09:35:55 -0000, Paddy O'Loughlin  
<patrick.oloughlin at> wrote:

> Because of this, I was thinking of making sure I included exceptions
> and handling, the richness of the python library and a pointing out
> how many modules there were out there to do almost anything one could
> think of.

Once you've shown them exceptions, show them context managers briefly.
It's amazing how much they can simplify some types of exception handling.

Rhodri James *-* Wildebeeste Herder to the Masses

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