PyCon DC 2004
Bruce Eckel's Weblog (the four entries for March 2004 are relevant to his keynote address)
Electronic Frontier Foundation: a watchdog group for civil liberties in cyberspace (non-Python)
Chandler: a personal information manager (PIM).
Fuse: a Python replacement for SubEthaEdit (developers' mailing list).
Guido van Robot: a small programming language for teaching basic programming concepts. GvR was written by high school students. Not to be confused with Guido van Rossum (also GvR), the inventor of Python.
MoinMoin: a wiki wiki engine.
Nevow: a web application framework, successor to Twisted Woven.
Plone: a content management system (CMS) for Zope.
Python: the last programming language you'll have to learn.
Twisted: an asynchronous framework for all types of Internet applications.
Zope: a Web application universe, the Emacs of Web applications.
Python UK (April 16-17; Oxford, England)
EuroPython (June 7-9; Göteborg, Sweden)
OSCON (July 26-30; Portland, Oregon, USA)
Northwest Python Sprint (date TBD; Seattle, Washington, USA)
Mike has been a Python enthusiast since the mid 1990s. He worked for SSC from 1998 to 2003 doing Web application development and sysadmin stuff. Now he's working for a medical e-commerce site. He firmly believes the third article of the Zen of Python: "Simple is better than complex".
Practical books for the most technical people on the planet. Newly available books include:
- Agile Product Development by Ted Schmidt
- Improve Business Processes with an Enterprise Job Scheduler by Mike Diehl
- Finding Your Way: Mapping Your Network to Improve Manageability by Bill Childers
- DIY Commerce Site by Reven Lerner
Plus many more.
- Handheld Emulation: Achievement Unlocked!
- Unikernels, Docker, and Why You Should Care
- Building a Multisourced Infrastructure Using OpenVPN
- Download "Linux Management with Red Hat Satellite: Measuring Business Impact and ROI"
- Happy GPL Birthday VLC!
- Server Hardening
- diff -u: What's New in Kernel Development
- Giving Silos Their Due
- New Products
- Controversy at the Linux Foundation