[Python-uk] First Cambridge Python meeting - it happened

Tony J. Ibbs (Tibs) tony@lsl.co.uk
Thu, 30 Sep 1999 09:57:51 +0100

Well, the first Cambridge Python Users meeting happened last night - in the
end it was just Eddy, me and a furry snake, but the important thing was to
*have* a first meeting. Various things were discussed,  starting with bikes
and ending with Python (gosh!).

The next meeting is planned (hopefully with more people), but I'll leave
that to Eddy to explain.

I'm not going to try to present minutes or anything, but here are some URLs
that relate to some of the topics discussed:

* http://www.ginko.de/user/thomaskretschmer/website.htm
  The direct drive bike (i.e., with gears in the hub that has the pedals on

* http://www.research.microsoft.com/Users/simonpj/c--.html
  C--, a project by Simon Peyton Jones

* http://www.python.org/doc/essays/cp4e.html
  The current version of Guido's Computer Programming for Everybody

* http://www.cosc.canterbury.ac.nz/~greg/python/listcomp/index.html
  Greg Ewing's patch for Python list comprehensions.

* http://starship.python.net/crew/da/idledists/
  The directory containing the IDLE snapshot from the CVS tree.

* http://www.chaos.org.uk/~eddy/dev/toy/
  Eddy's Python project (sort of - I really need to read some of his C code)

* http://www.phy.hw.ac.uk/%7ekarsten/M/index.html
  Mahogany Mail (used to be called "M") which uses Python as its
customisation language.

* http://starship.python.net/crew/amk/quotations/python-quotes.html
  AMK's Python quotations

Tony J Ibbs (Tibs)      http://www.tibsnjoan.demon.co.uk/
Feet first with 5 wheels...
My views! Mine! Mine! (Unless Laser-Scan ask nicely to borrow them.)