Category: The Python Programming Language

  • Python virtual environments

    https://docs.python.org/3/tutorial/venv.html http://virtualenv.readthedocs.io

  • my most-needed packages from PIP

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/pip_(package_manager) https://github.com/wwkimball/yamlpath – YAML Path and Command-Line Tools (maybe not) … virtual environments: https://virtualenv.pypa.io/ as described here: https://borgbackup.readthedocs.io/en/1.1-maint/installation.html#using-git resp. here: https://docs.python.org/3/tutorial/venv.html#creating-virtual-environments

  • Python, pip, wheel, x86_64 vs amd64, PyQt5

    https://stackoverflow.com/questions/52887271/python-wheel-does-not-install-in-a-supposedly-compatible-windows-system I am trying to install PyQt5. My machine is an x68_64, so this will not install: https://files.pythonhosted.org/packages/a7/2d/d2c989006c86ae98ed230c28c3e0dd7fa0374e723afc107d12268159ceb7/PyQt5-5.11.3-5.11.2-cp35.cp36.cp37.cp38-none-win_amd64.whl PyQt5: https://pypi.org/project/PyQt5

  • pylnker – a Python tool to parse Windows “.lnk” files (derived from a Perl tool)

    https://github.com/HarmJ0y/pylnker https://github.com/HarmJ0y/pylnker/blob/master/pylnker.py https://code.google.com/archive/p/revealertoolkit/ – Perl script to parse LNK files: lnk-parse-1.0.pl https://github.com/lcorbasson/revealertoolkit https://github.com/lcorbasson/revealertoolkit/blob/master/tools/lnk-parse-1.0.pl $ cd ‘C:\Users\jochen.hayek\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup’ $ ~/git-servers/github.com/HarmJ0y/pylnker/pylnker.py *.lnk $ ~/git-servers/github.com/lcorbasson/revealertoolkit/tools/lnk-parse-1.0.pl *.lnk

  • Python’s argparse, the recommended command-line parsing module in the Python standard library

    https://docs.python.org/3/howto/argparse.html https://docs.python.org/3/library/argparse.html https://docs.python.org/2/howto/argparse.html https://docs.python.org/2/library/argparse.html

  • EBICS client in Python by joonis.de: FinTech

    http://www.joonis.de/en/software/fintech

  • Conor Myhrvold: The Fall Of Perl, The Web’s Most Promising Language

    http://www.fastcolabs.com/3026446/the-fall-of-perl-the-webs-most-promising-language Alright, as Brian d’Foy mentioned at https://twitter.com/briandfoy_perl/status/437971859003670528 : The Fall of Perl” would more suitably be titled “The Rise of Python.

  • O’Reilly Media book: Python Pocket Reference

    http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920028338.do Updated to cover Python 2.7 and 3.4, this compact reference is the perfect on-the-job tool for developing applications with this versatile programming language. By covering the core language as well as commonly-used libraries, this small but potent book both serves as an ideal complement to Python tutorials. This fifth edition includes specific built-in types […]

  • O’Reilly Media book: Head First Python

    LOOKS LIKE THEY STOPPED THIS PROJECT – what a pity! http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920028543.do Add Python to your programming skills and have some fun at the same time. Head First Python takes you beyond typical how-to manuals with an engaging visual format that includes images, puzzles, stories, and quizzes that are proven to stimulate learning and retention. You’ll […]

  • Ned Batchelder: Pragmatic Unicode (in Python)

    Ned Batchelder: Pragmatic Unicode nice slides