By Alex Martelli
Python in a Nutshell offers a superb, no-nonsense speedy connection with info that programmers depend upon the main. This e-book will instantly earn its position in any Python programmer's library.
This e-book bargains Python programmers one position to seem once they need assistance remembering or interpreting the syntax of this open resource language and its many strong yet scantily documented modules. This accomplished reference advisor makes it effortless to appear up the main often wanted information--not on the subject of the Python language itself, but additionally the main often used elements of the normal library and crucial third-party extensions.
Ask any Python aficionado and you'll pay attention that Python programmers have all of it: a chic object-oriented language with readable and maintainable syntax, that enables for simple integration with elements in C, C++, Java, or C#, and an incredible choice of precoded average library and third-party extension modules. additionally, Python is straightforward to profit, but robust adequate to tackle the main bold programming demanding situations. yet what Python programmers used to lack is a concise and transparent reference source, with the proper degree of steering in how most sensible to exploit Python's nice energy. Python in a Nutshell fills this need.
Python in a Nutshell, moment Edition covers greater than the language itself; it additionally bargains with the main often used elements of the normal library, and the most well-liked and demanding 3rd social gathering extensions. Revised and extended for Python 2.5, this booklet now comprises the gory info of Python's new subprocess module and breaking information approximately Microsoft's new IronPython undertaking. Our "Nutshell" layout suits Python completely by way of providing the highlights of an important modules and services in its normal library, which hide over ninety% of your functional programming wishes. This booklet includes:
* A fast paced instructional at the syntax of the Python language
* an evidence of object-oriented programming in Python
* assurance of iterators, turbines, exceptions, modules, programs, strings, and normal expressions
* a short reference for Python's integrated kinds and capabilities and key modules
* Reference fabric on vital third-party extensions, corresponding to Numeric and Tkinter
* information regarding extending and embedding Python
Python in a Nutshell offers an exceptional, no-nonsense speedy connection with info that programmers depend on the main. This e-book will instantly earn its position in any Python programmer's library.