This is a variation on the existing recipe "Constants in Python" by Alex Martelli. It binds a variable to the type value at first usage. Further usage is then restricted to values of the same type. This avoids a variable of, say, type string to be re-used to contain an integer.
My First Poem Written in Python
I saw something like this in C++ as an introduction to Monte Carlo, so I decided to make something similar in Python. My original code used for loops, but I vectorized it with no small amount of effort, and it now runs orders of magnitude faster....
Linux Network Block Device server in Python
This is a simplified version based on Kragen Sitaker's http://lists.canonical.org/pipermail/kragen-hacks/2004-May/000397.html
Close is never actually called, at least not on the...
This is my first poem writing in python.
Why i do that?
I do because i saw some perl poems and not so much in python, just it! =)
Python developers let's go express your art, and domain of langague Python...!!!!
This recipe can be used to sort very large files (millions of records) in Python. No record termination character is required, hence a record may contain embedded binary data, newlines, etc. You can specify how many temporary files to use and...
The with statement in Python 2.5 can be used similarly to the anonymous blocks of code in Ruby.
This is a simple maze generator & solver written in Python. It is written as a game, consisting of classes which can read mazes from STDIN or a file. It provides a a random maze generator game, which can generate mazes of any dimension and...
One can (ab)use this decorator to get the effect of a Lisp-like with_open_file block in Python. Kind of. Requires Python 2.4.
Regular string interpolation in Python requires the user to pass an explicit
keyword dictionary. This recipe adds a little bif of magic, so that if
a name is not found in the passed dictionary, it is looked up in the