november meeting updates
belated update for nov / dec
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| * What: A couple lightning talks, small group discussions and beer
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|* What: December Coders Social! Huge multi-user-group bash with pizza, beverages, fun and games!|
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|November 13th 2007:
* Brett: Converting HTML forms to PDF forms with ReportLab
* Kirby: Open Source and Health Care / BarCamp Alpha
* Jeff: Simplicity
* Chris: Django NewForms
* Pizza provided by Kavi! Thank you Kavi!
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- When: Tuesday, December 11th 2007 at 7pm
- What: December Coders Social! Huge multi-user-group bash with pizza, beverages, fun and games!
The [http://code.arlim.org/wiki/ Portland Code Sprints] have been going strong and by some fluke most of the projects have been in Python. The sprints are great hands-on fun for folks at any level. If you're a beginner with little or no Python experience, come and get paired up with an expert; if you're an expert come and expand your knowledge or share your experience.
- IRC: #pdxpython on Freenode
We have a [http://python.meetup.com/183/ Meetup] group with a local calendar, feeds and automated event reminders.
- Web frameworks: Django, Pylons, and more
- Using and extending Trac
- Unit testing, Doctest, web testing
- Standard library module roulette!
- Reportlab / RML
- doctools / LaTeX output and rendering
- Python on Windows / Windows system admin with Python
- unit testing, unittest nose
- More robots!
- Add anything you want to talk about!
November 13th 2007:
Brett: Converting HTML forms to PDF forms with ReportLab
Kirby: Open Source and Health Care / BarCamp Alpha
- Jeff: Simplicity
Chris: Django NewForms
- Pizza provided by Kavi! Thank you Kavi!
October 9th, 2007:
- Small group discussions-
September 11th, 2007:
- Kevin defects to the Ruby Coding Dojo!
Kirby: [http://www.python.org/cp4e/ P4E] (Programming for Everyone)
Kirby: [http://www.tuxisalive.com/ Programming the Tux Droid]
Mark: [http://www.pythonware.com/products/pil/ PIL Projects]
August 14th, 2007:
Extending Python with D via [http://www.dsource.org/projects/pyd pyd]
OSCON wrap-up: [http://www.python.org/doc/essays/ppt/pycon2007/Py3k2007PyCon.ppt Python 3000] (.ppt) and [http://python.net/~goodger/projects/pycon/2007/idiomatic/ Code Like a Pythonista]
July 10th, 2007:
- Intro to debugging with PDB
- Web automation with mechanize
- A Python frontend for a microcontroller
SQLAlchemy in 5 (ok, 20) minutes [http://discorporate.us/jek/python/ slides, video]