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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
Reasons women avoid open source
Posted Aug 27, 2009 22:06 UTC (Thu) by BrucePerens (guest, #2510)
From the top two, it seems that these are general, rather than gendered, barriers. The need to build a whole development environment has kept me from hacking on some code at times.
I really cringed at the fact that mailing lists were prefixed baby- . Women will take that, eh? I would have considered it to be abusive of beginners.
Posted Aug 28, 2009 13:08 UTC (Fri) by coriordan (guest, #7544)
Posted Aug 28, 2009 15:32 UTC (Fri) by Skud (guest, #59840)
Posted Aug 28, 2009 18:28 UTC (Fri) by BrucePerens (guest, #2510)
Posted Aug 28, 2009 18:34 UTC (Fri) by jordanb (guest, #45668)
Those 'Dummies' books are trash of course, but that's true of 90 percent of tech books.
Posted Aug 28, 2009 18:39 UTC (Fri) by BrucePerens (guest, #2510)
Posted Aug 29, 2009 11:02 UTC (Sat) by njs (guest, #40338)
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