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Database access using Python
Database access using Python
Lately I've been writing Python scripts in an effort to better understand the language. After completing this last one, I decided to make a little tutorial out of it.
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Python Tutorials
Python Tutorials
Python Tutorials website provides you comprehensive python tutorials from beginning with practical programming examples.
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Leveraging industrial-strength Python testing
Leveraging industrial-strength Python testing
This article asks what the Python frameworks do when they introspect a test module to discover what tests live inside of it. It also looks at details like how common test setup and teardown is supported, or not supported, by Zope, py.test and nose. Learn how these testing frameworks will support your Python development.
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More powerful Python testing techniques
More powerful Python testing techniques
Look at how the leading Python testing frameworks provide robust auto-discovery of your application tests. Make sure your applications are written right the first time, and that they stay working through months and years of further tweaks and improvements.
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Doing more with the Django admin
Doing more with the Django admin
The built-in administration console provided by Django is one of its biggest selling points. Find out how to extend the existing admin application without ever modifying the source. Learn three ways to customize this powerful application to suit your needs
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Avoid common querying mistakes with better Django models
Avoid common querying mistakes with better Django models
This article sheds light on some of the lesser-known features of the Django ORM in particular, but SQLAlchemy users may find some of the cautions about inefficient query generation applicable to their own code. Learn how to avoid common querying mistakes, use model managers to encapsulate complex queries, and take advantage of the powerful new aggregation features available in Django V1.1
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Industrial-strength Python testing frameworks
Industrial-strength Python testing frameworks
The recent emergence of industrial-strength Python testing frameworks means that Python tests are being written more succinctly, more uniformly, and with better reporting of results than ever before. Adopting one of the new generation of Python testing frameworks will provide concise idioms and uniform testing techniques that, in the past, every Python project had to supply for itself.
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Scaling Django web apps on Apache
Scaling Django web apps on Apache
Django is a lightweight framework with vibrant community surrounding it. Create a simple Django application and learn how to deploy it to the Web on a server running Apache and mod_python. Finally, learn how Django applications can and should be scaled as your application's requirements grow.
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Python 3 Metaclasses and other strange creatures Part-2
Python 3 Metaclasses and other strange creatures Part-2
This second article builds on the previous article. In Part 2 of this two-part series, discover more new Python features and details on more advanced topics such as changes in abstract base classes, metaclasses, and decorators.
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Python 3 Metaclasses and other strange creatures Part-1
Python 3 Metaclasses and other strange creatures Part-1
Python 3 is the latest version of Guido van Rossum's powerful general-purpose programming language. It breaks backwards compatibility with the 2.x line but has cleaned up some syntax issues. This article is the first in a series that talks about the changes that affect the language and backwards compatibility, and it provides examples of new features.
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Create GPS-aware Nokia N810 apps with Eclipse and Python
Create GPS-aware Nokia N810 apps with Eclipse and Python
This article shows you how choosing Python and Eclipse as the core technologies for Nokia N810 application development makes it easy to create unit tests to add built-in testing to the end product. See how easy it is to configure a development environment targeted at the Nokia N810 Internet Tablet, including setting up Eclipse on a target development machine for the Python language.
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WSGI Python Tutorial
WSGI Python Tutorial
WSGI is the standard specification for web programming in Python. This tutorial shows how it works with simple code samples.
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Learn Best Practices for Designing, Coding, and Distributing Python Software
Learn Best Practices for Designing, Coding, and Distributing Python Software
Writing code in Python is simple, however, writing code that is efficient and easy to maintain and reuse is not so straightforward. This is where this book intends to step in. Written by Tarek Ziadé, a contributor to the Zope code and an experienced Python developer,
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Introducing the JyDT Plug-in for Eclipse
Introducing the JyDT Plug-in for Eclipse
The JyDT plug-in enables Eclipse to work as a Jython/CPython IDE. In this tutorial learn how to configure the JyDT and a brief description of it. Learn to use the PyDev perspective and explorer, compile and run code, use the debugger, do unit testing, refactor, manage Python projects, and use the editor and IDE.
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An advanced GUI library for Python - PyQT
An advanced GUI library for Python - PyQT
The Qt toolkit is a widely-used cross-platform GUI toolkit, available for Windows, Linux, Mac OSX, and handheld platforms. QT has a well-structured, but flexible, object-oriented organization, clear documentation, and an intuitive API. This article looks at the Qt library, with a focus on the PyQt bindings that let Python programmers access Qt functionality.
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