Date: Mon, 7 Feb 2000 11:45:02 -0600 (CST) Subject: Dr. Dobb's Python-URL! - weekly Python news and links (Feb 7) From: "Fredrik Lundh" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Major New Internet Portal Python Powered! http://www.filibuster.org On the edu-sig, David Scherer reminds us what CP4E (and Python) is all about http://www.python.org/pipermail/edu-sig/2000-February/000098.html New guidelines for patch contributions http://www.python.org/patches/ Python's CVS repository can be accessed via the web http://cvs.python.org/ The edu-sig deals with everything related to using Python in education (except, perhaps, whether Python should remain case sensitive or not). Great discussions, thus far http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=580836413 http://www.python.org/sigs/edu-sig/ The import-sig will design a new architecture for the import facilities in Python (to better support embedding, archives, installers, etc) http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=581571482 http://www.python.org/sigs/import-sig/ New Python consortium members that we forgot to mention in last week's URL ASTi: http://www.asti.com BeOpen: http://www.beopen.com Danny Yee reviews Dave Beazley's Python Essential Reference http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=582232970 http://www.anatomy.usyd.edu.au/danny/book-reviews/h/Python_Reference.html How do I add subject lines to mails sent via smtplib? http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=582411857 What's wrong with execfile and local variables? http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=581374636 http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=581843072 How do I best prepare a Python? http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=581198835 A useful example of asynchronous socket work http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=581929417 New releases of plotting software http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=581191243 (gdchart) http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=582314930 (pxDislin) And to round off this week's URL, here's some Python poetry http://www.deja.com/=dnc/getdoc.xp?AN=581006163 ======================================================================== Everything you want is probably one or two clicks away in these pages: Python.org's Python Language Website is the center of Pythonia http://www.python.org Much of Python's real work takes place on Special-Interest Group mailing lists http://www.python.org/sigs/ Python Consortium emerges as an independent nexus of activity http://www.python.org/consortium Python To-Do List anticipates some of Python's future direction http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/todo.py The Vaults of Parnassus ambitiously collects Python resources http://www.vex.net/~x/parnassus/ Python Journal is at work on its second issue http://www.pythonjournal.com Links2Go is a new semi-automated link collection; it's impressive what AI can generate http://www.links2go.com/search?search=python Archive probing trick of the trade: http://www.dejanews.com/dnquery.xp?QRY=&DBS=2&ST=PS&defaultOp=AND&LNG=ALL&format=threaded&showsort=date&maxhits=100&groups=comp.lang.python Previous - (U)se the (R)esource, (L)uke! - messages are listed here: http://purl.org/thecliff/python/url.html or http://www.dejanews.com/dnquery.xp?QRY=~g%20comp.lang.python%20Python-URL%21 Suggestions/corrections for next week's posting are always welcome. http://www.egroups.com/list/python-url-leads/ To receive a new issue of this posting in e-mail each Monday morning, ask <email@example.com> to subscribe. Mention "Python-URL!". -- The Python-URL! Team-- Dr. Dobb's Journal (http://www.ddj.com) is pleased to participate in and sponsor the "Python-URL!" project.