The Hitchhiker's Guide to Python: Best Practices for Development by Kenneth Reitz, Tanya Schlusser
The Hitchhiker's Guide to Python: Best Practices for Development Kenneth Reitz, Tanya Schlusser ebook
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Python projects, see Kenneth Reitz's Hitchhiker's Guide to Python for an explanation of some of the tools used here. A template Python project with a focus on best practices. Welcome to The Hitchhiker's Guide to Python. This guide is currently under heavy active development. The latest version of Mac OS X, El Capitan, comes with Python 2.7 out of the box. That ships with OS X is great for learning but it's not good for development. To see which version of Python you have installed, open a command prompt and run with Python 2.4 which is unacceptable for modern Python development. The latest version of Mac OS X, Mavericks, comes with Python 2.7 out of the box. Following some simple best practices can save both you and others a lot of time. The best freely-available guides I've found that teach Python. TODO section in README should list the planned development for the code. Virtualenv is a tool to create isolated Python environments. The Hitchhiker's Guide toPython! Building and establishing skills through techniques like practice and memorization, then applying them to increasingly difficult problems. If you'd like to help, fork us on GitHub!