Python is a very popular programming (or “scripting”) language. It is heavily used by scientists and the data analysis/statistics communities.

Have your cake and eat it too (productivity and readable code) –

One notable aspect of the Python syntax is the lack of braces for delimiting functional blocks. Instead, Python uses whitespace.

“Life is better without braces” – Bruce Eckel

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ContentsOverviewHow To Create And Use A Virtual EnvironmentListing All Local EnvironmentsInstalling Non-Conda PackagesOverview Anaconda exposes two important command-line tools, conda and source. How To Create And Use A Virtual Environment This assumes you have installed anaconda and conda is available on your path. First, create a new environment: Shell $ conda create -n <your environment name> … Continue reading Anaconda
Python SWIG Bindings From C/C++
Tutorial showing how to create Python bindings for C++ code using SWIG. This includes CMake code, cross-language polymorphism (directors), dealing with output variables and typemaps.
Running External Commands
Info on how to run external commands (e.g Linux shell programs) from within a python script.
Indexing, repetition, slicing, concatenation and other string manipulation techniques in Python.
How to gracefully exit multiple Python threads.

Posted: June 18th, 2013 at 12:06 pm
Last Updated on: November 1st, 2017 at 9:07 am

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