By Alex Martelli
Python in a Nutshell offers a fantastic, no-nonsense fast connection with details 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 decoding the syntax of this open resource language and its many robust yet scantily documented modules. This complete reference advisor makes it effortless to seem up the main usually wanted information--not with reference to the Python language itself, but in addition the main usually used components of the normal library and crucial third-party extensions.
Ask any Python aficionado and you'll listen that Python programmers have all of it: a chic object-oriented language with readable and maintainable syntax, that permits for simple integration with parts in C, C++, Java, or C#, and an important choice of precoded typical library and third-party extension modules. additionally, Python is simple to profit, but robust sufficient to tackle the main formidable programming demanding situations. yet what Python programmers used to lack is a concise and transparent reference source, with the perfect degree of steerage in how most sensible to exploit Python's nice strength. 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 usually used elements of the normal library, and the preferred and demanding 3rd get together extensions. Revised and extended for Python 2.5, this ebook now comprises the gory information of Python's new subprocess module and breaking information approximately Microsoft's new IronPython venture. Our "Nutshell" layout matches Python completely via offering the highlights of an important modules and capabilities in its ordinary library, which conceal over ninety% of your functional programming wishes. This publication 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, applications, strings, and typical expressions
* a short reference for Python's integrated kinds and services and key modules
* Reference fabric on very important third-party extensions, resembling Numeric and Tkinter
* information regarding extending and embedding Python
Python in a Nutshell offers a high-quality, no-nonsense speedy connection with info that programmers depend upon the main. This ebook will instantly earn its position in any Python programmer's library.