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Re: [python-188] Meetup tonight! - On Wed, Nov 11, 2015 at 10:10 AM, Peter Wang < [address removed] > wrote: Aaron M. Nov 11, 2015 12:12 PM
Meetup tonight! - Hey everyone! For tonight's meetup, we'll have Stan Seibert presenting a talk "The Art and Science of Accelerating Python".  He will cover a survey of various tools and techniques available i Peter W. Nov 11, 2015 10:07 AM
Re: [python-188] October APUG meeting tomorrow - My apologies Paul, your email got buried, as did the notification.  You are absolutely still on deck to present!  I'll respond to your other questions offline. Peter W. Oct 13, 2015 3:09 PM
Re: [python-188] October APUG meeting tomorrow - Hi peter. I've messaged and emailed you several times concerning this and haven't recieved a reply. I do intend to give a talk on full stack release management using python, as I previously mentioned. Paul D. Oct 13, 2015 1:01 PM
October APUG meeting tomorrow - Hi everyone, We're just one day away from our October meetup tomorrow night at Atlassian!  If anyone has a lightning talk or other short talk they'd like to give, please let me know.  This is our next-to-last me Peter W. Oct 13, 2015 12:53 PM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - I second that. If you use SymPy, it has code generation that can convert high level expressions into code.  The problem with starting with code is that code can represent a lot more than mathematical expressions. Code re Aaron M. Oct 5, 2015 5:17 PM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - This is a good question I'd like to read the answer to, as well. On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 11:51 AM, Dorothy Hewitt-Sanchez < Matt D. Oct 5, 2015 12:29 PM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - Good project for you Dorothy. :) arrange all your "types" of equations into functions with all       variables in a **dict.       There probably aren't more than 20 type Phillip W. Oct 5, 2015 12:18 PM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - Victor E. Oct 5, 2015 12:18 PM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - If you can go from math equation to programming, why can’t we go in reverse from programming to math?  I guess it just seems like it should be easy but it is not.    Dorothy H. Oct 5, 2015 11:51 AM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 11:21 AM, Victor Eijkhout < [address removed] > wrote: Andy R. T. Oct 5, 2015 11:28 AM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - Victor E. Oct 5, 2015 11:18 AM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - I need a translation application.  I want to translate program code to mathematical formulas.  If it does not exist, it’s a good application to think about.    I am looking at a few that  I downloaded.  I wi Dorothy H. Oct 5, 2015 10:36 AM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - So you want a package that inspects your code, figures out what you are doing, and writes out a report for you or something? I don't know of anything like that, and it would probably be really hard to do automatically for anything much Kevin G. Oct 5, 2015 10:08 AM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - That's pretty high level mathematical representation of computational algorithm, and FOR loop doesn't always mean a summation,it could be a product  ∏  depending on what goes Jimmy H. Oct 5, 2015 9:30 AM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - Well, here is an example: If I create a FOR loop, I want the symbolic algebra representation showing the sigma summation (symbol: ∑) with everything that goes Dorothy H. Oct 5, 2015 12:39 AM
Re: [python-188] Mathematical Representation - Hi Dorothy, You should give a small example of what you want to do. Sympy is a symbolic math library similar to Maple or Mathematica,  if you are familiar with those. It will allow you Jacob B. Oct 4, 2015 7:18 PM
Mathematical Representation - I want to create the mathematical representation of my Python code.  Is that what Sympy is used for or do I need to explore something else?  I want to show my Python code in a mathematical formula. Dorothy H. Oct 4, 2015 2:11 PM
Game Dev/Design Workshop in Austin Tuesday 10/15 - Heya Everyone, I'm very excite Frances C. Oct 2, 2015 2:04 PM
Python algorithmic trading meetup next Thursday - Hey everyone, I wanted to give folks the heads-up that the Austin Data meetup next Thursday evening (August 20th) is going to have a strong Python focus, and I figured APUG folks might be interested in it: Peter W. Aug 13, 2015 5:58 PM
Re: [python-188] Additional information for meetup tonight - Randy, here is some information about the Python meeting Gary Aug 12, 2015 12:10 PM
Additional information for meetup tonight - Hey everyone, We have two additional short presentations for our meetup today! Tipton Cole will talk about NetworkX, a library of basic functions for manipulating a graph object - graph Peter W. Aug 12, 2015 11:53 AM
Seeking unittest contract help for small job this week - Hi there, pythons.  I’m a new developer taking on my first project at work: using the unittest framework (nose) to launch tests, collect pass/fail results, and format to xunit for jenkins CI integration.  I harvey Aug 4, 2015 4:41 PM
ANN: "Effective Computation in Physics" Released, 50% Off until Friday July 17th - Hello All! We are ecstatic to announce the release of the first edition of Effective Computation in Physics - Field Guide to Research with Python , scopatz Jul 14, 2015 8:59 PM
July social meetup tonight - Hi everyone! Tonight we're going to take a break from our normal presentation-based format to have a social hour, where people can gather and talk about all things Python! Atlassian Peter W. Jul 8, 2015 1:25 PM
Cycle Academy Hackathon on Sat 5/16 - Good morning Python Meetup Crew, I run the Ghisallo Foundation which is a youth bicycle nonprofit in Austin educating kids so that they can use their bicycles for exploration, navigation, and transportation. Mo Christopher S. May 9, 2015 7:39 AM
blog post about austin python scene - Hey Ya'll, I recently made a little blog post about our local python scene, thought some of you might be interested in checking it out. Initially I was curious if django or flask was more popu brian b. May 8, 2015 10:02 PM
Re: [python-188] Start your Dream Career NOW! - sounds great On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 1:03 PM, Kristen Gaustad < [address removed] > wro Dorothy H. Apr 29, 2015 1:45 PM
Start your Dream Career NOW! - Kristen G. Apr 29, 2015 1:01 PM
Spark co-creator coming to Austin to talk about PySpark and Spark DataFrames - Hi everyone, Reynold Xin from Databricks is in Austin for ApacheCon and is giving a Python-centric Spark DataFrames presentation at the Austin Data meetup at WeWork tomorrow night (Wednesday).  This probably of interest Peter W. Apr 14, 2015 11:26 AM
Re: [python-188] April meetup tonight! - On Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 10:21 AM, Peter Wang wrote: > > Hi everyone, > > We've got two cool talks for our April meetup tonight! > > Chris Lindner, a data scientist at Civitas Learning, will be giving a talk about how they use dat Aaron M. Apr 8, 2015 11:05 AM
April meetup tonight! - Hi everyone, We've got two cool talks for our April meetup tonight! Chris Lindner, a data scientist at Civitas Learning, will be giving a talk about how they use data science with u Peter W. Apr 8, 2015 10:20 AM
Tomorrow night's meetup! - Hi everyone, I updated the page a while back, but tomorrow's meetup will actually be in the regular Capital Factory area and not in the classroom. We Peter W. Mar 10, 2015 10:41 PM
Related event - Austin Data meetup Tuesday evening at Infochimps/CSC - Hi everyone, I know that many Pythonistas here in Austin also use it for some level of data analysis (or has a friend/spouse/household pet that does).  I wanted to just let everyone know that I'm co-organizer of a re Peter W. Feb 23, 2015 11:17 AM
Django in a Nutshell - Hi APUG, If you've ever been curious about Django, when to use it, how it compares to other tools, and how to build a basic site in it, I'm teaching a class for you!­tion/django-in-a-nutshell/aust­in/10944 If you know a Andrew P. Feb 19, 2015 1:40 PM
Re: [python-188] Upcoming python workshops in Austin - Cool, I only recently found out that GeneralAssembly was coming to Austin.  They're a fixture in the NYC tech & startup scene and some of my friends who taught there have had good things to say. Thanks for postin Peter W. Feb 12, 2015 9:50 AM
Upcoming python workshops in Austin - Hey, great meetup last night. Thanks Peter and Kurt! I have no affiliation with them, but I saw theres a new code school in town called GeneralAssembly that is putting on some evening python workshops this month that migh brian b. Feb 12, 2015 8:59 AM
February monthly meetup tonight! - Hi everyone, For our Februrary meetup, I am pleased to announce that Kurt Smith will give a talk "How to Write an O'Reilly Python Book in 365(ish) Days", about his new Cython book.  Cython is a h Peter W. Feb 11, 2015 12:31 PM
Re: [python-188] Python Networking - This is interesting... On 13 January 2015 at 14:50, Kristen Gaustad < [address removed] > Ian G. Jan 17, 2015 10:39 AM
January APUG meetup tonight! - We'll have two great talks to kick off 2015, tonight at 7pm! Andrew Donoho will start off with a "Swift for Pythonistas" talk.  This reprises his PyTexas talk ( Peter W. Jan 14, 2015 3:39 PM
Re: [python-188] Python Networking - Would they be interested in someone who is probably at Junior Python level, but otherwise Senior LAMP level (namely, Albert F. Jan 13, 2015 2:51 PM
Python Networking - Kristen G. Jan 13, 2015 2:49 PM
November APUG meetup tonight at 7pm@ - Hi Pythonaustinites! Tonight we're having our November meetup, and this should be the last meetup of the year in the presentation-style format.  So we're going to go out with a bang and have three grea Peter W. Nov 12, 2014 12:43 PM
Entrepreneurs and Advisors? - Hey Everyone, I wanted to share a great networking site that see Jack L B. Oct 24, 2014 7:17 PM
October meetup tonight! - Hi everyone! IMPORTANT NOTE: Tonight we will be in the Classroom space on the LEFT side when you go in.  CapFactory is hosting a different Austin Startup Week-related event in the main space on the right Peter W. Oct 8, 2014 6:05 PM
October APUG meetup tomorrow: Python at your startup! - Hi everyone, In the spirit of Austin Startup Week ( ), I thought it would be great for us to showcase local startups that are using Python as part of Peter W. Oct 7, 2014 10:20 AM
RE: [python-188] Re: Swift for Pythonistas - Sincerely, Chad Perry [address removed] 512.9 user 9. Sep 12, 2014 3:23 PM
Re: Swift for Pythonistas - Jeffery, It meets at 6 PM for 3 hours. It is a formal ACC class and you would have to register. Andrew On Friday, September 12, 2014, Jeffrey Dorrycott < Andrew D. Sep 12, 2014 3:00 PM
Re: [python-188] Swift for Pythonistas - Andrew, What time on Monday evening is your class, and do we have to be students to attend? -Jeffrey On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 12:05 Jeffrey D. Sep 12, 2014 1:59 PM
Re: [python-188] Swift for Pythonistas - Congratulations!   On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 12:05 PM, Andrew Donoho < andrew.don Dorothy H. Sep 12, 2014 12:18 PM
Swift for Pythonistas - Gentlefolk, My Talk, Swift for Pythonistas, was accepted at PyTexas. I am pleasantly surprised at the inter Andrew D. Sep 12, 2014 12:02 PM
Re: October Meetup - Hi everyone, it has been pointed out to me that in the northern hemisphere it's still September, so we're actually having our September meetup tonight.  Our October meetup will be in a month, when, uh, it will actually be October h Peter W. Sep 10, 2014 6:29 PM
October Meetup - Preview not available Peter W. Sep 10, 2014 5:51 PM
Possibly of interest: Austin Data meetup next Thursday (Sept 4th) - Hi everyone, Just a heads up that there's a new data meetup in town, and we're doing our first actual meetup (with presentations) next Thursday at 6pm: Peter W. Aug 30, 2014 7:02 AM
Upcoming deadline - Jen S. Aug 29, 2014 10:22 AM
August meetup tonight! - Hi everyone, Our August meetup is tonight at 7pm at the Capital Factory, and we're excited to have Mark Cotton giving us a "show and tell" of the current state-of-the-art in hardware hacking.  Mi Peter W. Aug 13, 2014 8:39 AM
Reminder for tomorrow night! - July's APUG meeting is almost here!  Tomorrow (Wed) night we're breaking the mold and having a more social event.  Details are up on the Meetup page .  Bring your laptops or code or j Travis S. Jul 8, 2014 6:12 PM
Programming Retreat in Costa Rica - Hey all, Casey Jul 7, 2014 10:34 AM
Re: [python-188] created folder in github - please take me off this thread...i am getting inundated.  Like being part of the group, but not part of the thread.  Thanks guys and have a GREAT day! On Tue, Jul 1, 2014 Jennifer D. Jul 1, 2014 11:06 AM
Re: [python-188] created folder in github -­orothybox On Mon, Jun 30, 2014 at 7:17 PM, Wilson Bradley < Dorothy H. Jul 1, 2014 2:46 AM
Re: [python-188] created folder in github - Yes, please add and send link. Wilson B. Jun 30, 2014 7:16 PM
created folder in github - Hey Aaron and Ryan I was searching around in Git-hub  and saw your names.  I wanted to add the folder  to the Learn Python Group. Dorothy H. Jun 30, 2014 2:21 AM
Call for Proposals | PyTexas 2014 - Andrew D. Jun 20, 2014 5:29 PM
installing cx_Oracle - I am installing cx_Oracle on an old XP  machine.  Has anyone found the solution for the Error message:  Unable to find vcvarsall.bat Dorothy H. Jun 15, 2014 5:10 PM
Co-op position available at Microsemi in Austin - Position: Audio Systems Engineering Coop Location: Austin, TX Availability: July 2014 Apply: Job Description The successful candidate will apply engineering theories and principles to perform basic engineering tasks that may include th Patrick M. Jun 11, 2014 10:11 PM
June APUG meetup! - Hi everyone, For our June APUG meetup, Bob Grant of Enthought will be talking about DistArray, which builds on IPython's interactivity and NumPy's ease-of-use to bring data-parallel high-performance com Peter W. Jun 11, 2014 11:34 AM
Tonight's meetup! - Hi everyone, we're just hours away from the exciting May Austin Python meetup! Tonight, Alex Corley will be talking about AVAST's use of Python.  He will cover application deployment, multiple apps on the same ma Peter W. May 14, 2014 5:20 PM
Re: [python-188] Wagtail CMS - Yes, the wagtail video put me off as well. I'm going to set up a demo site to check it out. Mezzanine looks good too, it was just getting started the last time I was looking at CMSes. I Joe B. May 14, 2014 11:45 AM
Re: [python-188] Wagtail CMS - I'm a fan of Mezzanine. It's sort of the Wordpress of Django, but can be used for much more than blogging. See this post where the author uses it to build a Reddit clone: Nate A. May 14, 2014 11:25 AM
Re: [python-188] Wagtail CMS - That looks pretty interesting... although I must say that demo video was... more annoying than informative. -Karl Tiedt On Wed, May 14, 2014 at 9:39 Karl May 14, 2014 9:48 AM
Wagtail CMS - Has anyone played around with the Django based Wagtail CMS? I haven't done any CMS work with Django for the last few years and the solutions back then left a lot to be desired. This one c Joe B. May 14, 2014 9:36 AM
Re: [python-188] Soliciting presentations for next Wednesday's meetup - On May 9, 2014, at 21:12 , Peter Wang < Andrew D. May 12, 2014 11:08 AM
Re: [python-188] Soliciting presentations for next Wednesday's meetup - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Travis S. May 12, 2014 10:42 AM
Re: [python-188] Soliciting presentations for next Wednesday's meetup - I will happily talk about how we deploy and use Python at AVAST's Grimefighter (Previously Jumpshot). We use Chef, VirtualEnvs and Environment Variables to deploy our application across multiple environments and geographic locations. Python 2.7, Alex C. May 10, 2014 12:11 AM
Soliciting presentations for next Wednesday's meetup - Hi everyone, Our May APUG meetup will be next Wednesday, and so if you have been working on something interesting and would like to give a short talk, please let us know! One thought Travis an Peter W. May 9, 2014 9:12 PM
Call for Pythonic Lightning Talks ... May the 14th Be With Us. - Gentlefolk, Now that the Fourth is with us and we've survived the Revenge of the Fifth, it is time to channel your Pythonic Lightning into an awesome display for all and sundry. The Emperor will be proud. Our next meetup is in just 8 days, May Andrew D. May 6, 2014 10:33 AM
Re: [python-188] Preferred Regex Reference and Cookbooks? - For Python in particular, you can't beat  for rapid creation/tuning/validation of regexs.  It even has a toggle-able cheat sheet built right in.   I've bee Derek W. Apr 17, 2014 11:48 AM
Re: [python-188] Preferred Regex Reference and Cookbooks? - Go through Google Classes, it will not give you all the information but it is a good start.   Dorothy H. Apr 17, 2014 10:37 AM
Re: [python-188] Preferred Regex Reference and Cookbooks? - I just use the docs for regex (the Python standard library module). I think they're pretty good if you already know regular expressions but don't know about fancy things like (?:...). Aaron Meurer Aaron M. Apr 17, 2014 10:30 AM
Re: [python-188] Preferred Regex Reference and Cookbooks? - I have an O'Reilly pocket guide that I keep with me because I use so many variants. It's extremely handy.   The best free resource I've found is here:  http://w Chris C. Apr 17, 2014 9:30 AM
Preferred Regex Reference and Cookbooks? - Gentlefolk, I find myself needing to do more with regexes than my current theoretical understanding can support. Hence, I need to improve that understanding. Do members of our august meetup have any recommendations on reference material/co Andrew D. Apr 17, 2014 9:08 AM
Re: [python-188] FYI: NY gets new bootcamp for data scientists - Yeah.... there are also other routes to achieving this sort of thing for people who have some basic skills in this area.  They really, really, really important thing to keep in mind with this kind of program is that it operates in the same Peter W. Apr 17, 2014 2:27 AM
FYI: NY gets new bootcamp for data scientists - Andrew D. Apr 16, 2014 5:16 PM
Unicode and transliterate - I have been exploring (and extendi Jon R. Apr 10, 2014 4:21 PM
Python 3 unicode character variables - There were some questions about exactly which Unicode characters are allowed as variable names in Python 3. Here is a definitive answer­43983/161801, and a list of all characters: http://www.dcl.hpi.uni-potsdam­.de/home/loe Aaron M. Apr 10, 2014 3:24 PM
Paco Nathan speaking on PySpark - Fellow Pythons, Paco Nathan, Spark Evangelist for Databricks, will be speaking about PySpark on 4/23 RSVP at Meetup: Lynn B. Apr 10, 2014 3:06 PM
APUG meetup tonight! - Hi everyone, This evening we have another action-packed Python meetup!  But, we are still looking for sponsors!  If your company is looking to hire Python programmers, sponsoring APUG is a great way to make Peter W. Apr 9, 2014 11:20 AM
Python Developer Needed in Orlando Florida - Seeking a Senior Software Developer with strong experience in the Open Source application development l Robin M. Apr 7, 2014 6:48 PM
Survey Benefitting St. Edwards Student - Hey there fellow Austin Python members! My name is William Haley and I am a student at St. Edward's Universi Will H. Apr 7, 2014 12:49 PM
Great news! Reduced parking rates in Omni parking garage - Hey everyone, The great folks at Capital Factory are now offering discounted parking in the Omni Parking lot. If you park after  Peter W. Apr 6, 2014 12:04 PM
Re: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - On Apr 5, 2014, at 13:23 , Aaron Meurer < Andrew D. Apr 5, 2014 3:29 PM
Re: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - I am 3 slides short of 10 (ok, 11). I didn't write anything about yield from, coroutines, or asyncio (mostly because I haven't used them enough myself to give them a fair treatment). If someone wants to contribute or point me t Aaron M. Apr 5, 2014 2:10 PM
Re: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - On the other hand, these backports make it easier for library authors to write single-codebase code, which is so much better than using 2to3 (it lets you actually *use* Python 3 in your development).  Aaron Meurer Aaron M. Apr 5, 2014 1:22 PM
Re: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - On Apauthor 5, 2014, at 09:19 , Mike < Andrew D. Apr 5, 2014 12:18 PM
Re: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - On Sat, Apr 5, 2014 at 11:50 AM, bryce hendrix < [address removed] > wrote: Peter W. Apr 5, 2014 12:10 PM
Re: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - I care greatly about coroutines, but for those applications, I typically don't use python. A good lightning talk might be to compare Python 3.4 and Go with respect to coroutines. I'd offer, but I have a schedule conflict, so I may n bryce h. Apr 5, 2014 11:48 AM
Re: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - Hmm. I was actually thinking of a completely different set of features. My goal is to disprove the myth that Python 3 doesn't have any good carrots to get people to switch.  There are nice carrots, just people don't know about them Aaron M. Apr 5, 2014 11:35 AM
RE: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - You guys!  Save these points for heckling Aaron during his talk! On Apr 5,[masked]:32 AM, "Robin Levins" < [address removed] > wrote: Peter W. Apr 5, 2014 10:27 AM
RE: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - It's worth noting that set comprehensions and dictionary com Robin L. Apr 5, 2014 9:31 AM
Re: Turning it up to 11! [was: Re: [python-188] Idea for next week's meetup: peer dogfooding?] - Python3.3 is nice until you have to deal with bytes and unicode... sadly unicode is all over the web and the real world.­/5/uni Mike Apr 5, 2014 9:18 AM

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