[Tutor] Question from a newbie

Glen Zangirolami digitalman66 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 22 03:21:16 CEST 2009

For starters most of the Google enterprise runs on python.
Google App Engin <http://code.google.com/appengine/>e is for developers to
develop web applications on Google

There are many applications ranging from web frameworks to math modules.
Web frameworks: Django <http://www.djangoproject.com/>, Repoze
Pylons <http://pylonshq.com/>, Turbo Gears <http://turbogears.org/>,
CherryPy <http://www.cherrypy.org/>
NumPy <http://numpy.scipy.org/> for math/physics.
Plone <http://plone.org/> is a content management system used by many
schools and governments.

Python website has lots of information to learn python.
Python Enhancement Proposals <http://www.python.org/dev/peps/>,
Community<http://www.python.org/community/>and the Python
Package Index <http://pypi.python.org/pypi>.

It is a beautiful language! Good Luck :)

On Tue, Jul 21, 2009 at 1:12 PM, Deb <SwiftStar at comcast.net> wrote:

>     My son suggested I play around with Python.  I was wondering if
> anybody has any real life applications?  It appears to be able to do quite a
> lot, but is anybody really doing it with Python?  I am very curious about
> this language.  I used to be a Clipper programmer in another life (dBASE
> compiler), and got sick when I was just entering the OOP world via Visual
> Basic and had to quit.  I just recently got my brain back, thanks to medical
> science, and would like to learn all I can about what it out there these
> days.
>  Thanks,
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