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|The Portland Portland Python User Group meets every second Tuesday at [http://cubespacepdx.com CubeSpace] in SE Portland, Oregon.
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=== Next Meeting ===
* When: Tuesday, August 12th 2008 at 7pm
* Where: [http://cubespacepdx.com CubeSpace], SE Grand
* What: TBD
* Beer afterward at the Produce Row Cafe.
=== Other Meetings ===
The [http://groups.google.com/group/pdxdjango Portland Django User Group] has recently been formed to focus on [http://www.djangoproject.com/ Django].
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.
=== Resources ===
* Mailing list: [http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/portland email@example.com]
* IRC: #pdxpython on Freenode
* Twitter: http://twitter.com/pdxpython
* We have a [http://python.meetup.com/183/ Meetup] group with a local calendar, feeds and automated event reminders.
* Python advocacy mailing list: [http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/advocacy firstname.lastname@example.org]
* Need to contact an organizer/snake herder? <email@example.com>
=== Future Topics ===
* Organizing a Pacific Northwest regional Python conference
* 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!
=== Past Topics ===
July 8th, 2008:
* Framework vs Toolkit!
* Rami & Roman: Django
* Michel: Twisted & Werkzeug
June 10th, 2008:
* Michael: Django
* Igal: Turbo``Gears & Pylons
* Jason: WSGI
* Michel: Twisted
* Pizza courtesy of Vidoop! Books courtesy of O'Reilly!
May 13th 2008:
* Adam: [http://pypi.python.org/pypi/z3c.rml z3c.rml]
* Matt: Configuration files and AST transformations
April 8th 2008:
* Jason: Decorators/inspect/code generation [http://discorporate.us/jek/python/inspectexec.py inspectexec]
* Jason: [http://discorporate.us/projects/sliderepl/ sliderepl]
* Mark: [http://ipython.scipy.org/ ipython]
* Discussion: AppEngine
March 11th 2008:
* Michel: [http://labix.org/mocker Mocker]
* Discussion: Testing methodologies
February 12th 2008:
* Jason: [http://pypi.python.org/pypi/virtualenv virtualenv]
* Kirk: [http://www.pysoy.org/ PySoy]
January 8th 2008:
* Cozy round-table discussions about [http://www.pysoy.org/ PySoy], GUI frameworks, web frameworks and GUI vs. Web.
December 11th 2007:
* First annual December Coders' Bash!
* Food, Beer, Games and Socializing
* Geek discussions of many different geek flavors(tm)
* Many thanks to Sam Keen of [http://pdxphp.org/ PDXPHP], our own Jeff Schwaber, and all the other individuals who helped put this party together for their hard work. It was an incredible turnout, and everyone had a fabulous time!
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 [http://www.kavi.com/home Kavi]! Thank you, Kavi (and Adam, and Brett)!
October 9th, 2007:
* Small group discussions-
* Beginning Python, [http://www.reportlab.org ReportLab], Mercurial, web frameworks and unit testing.
September 11th, 2007:
* Kevin defects to the Ruby Coding Dojo!
* Jason: [http://divmod.org/trac/wiki/DivmodPyflakes PyFlakes]
* 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]
|48 year-old First Assistance Trainer Murray Gilfillan from New Dundee, spends time with passions which includes pottery, Hack and cake decorating. Loves to travel and was encouraged after visiting Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: Pilgrimage Park.<<BR>>
my weblog :: hacked arcade games flappy bird ([[http://www.egcw-dpac.org/3-ways-game-hack-will-improve-your-sex-life/|relevant web site]])
48 year-old First Assistance Trainer Murray Gilfillan from New Dundee, spends time with passions which includes pottery, Hack and cake decorating. Loves to travel and was encouraged after visiting Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: Pilgrimage Park.
my weblog :: hacked arcade games flappy bird (relevant web site)