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How to Make Mistakes in Python

by Mike Pirnat

How to Make Mistakes in Python

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Book Description

Even the best programmers make mistakes, and experienced programmer Mike Pirnat has made his share during 15+ years with Python. Some have been simple and silly; others were embarrassing and downright costly. In this O'Reilly report, he dissects some of his most memorable blunders, peeling them back layer-by-layer to reveal just what went wrong. For example, you could install every third-party package that looks interesting and end up with a tangled mess where nothing works right. Or you could write a test that manages to break the build. Mike's done both and so much more. By avoiding these missteps, you'll be free to make truly significant mistakes - the ones that advance the art of programming.

This open book is licensed under a Open Publication License (OPL). You can download How to Make Mistakes in Python ebook for free in PDF format (1.9 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Setup
Chapter 2
Silly Things
Chapter 3
Style
Chapter 4
Structure
Chapter 5
Surprises
Chapter 6
Further Resources

Book Details

Title
How to Make Mistakes in Python
Subject
Computer Science
Publisher
O'Reilly Media
Published
2015
Pages
82
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13 Digital
9781491934470
ISBN10 Digital
1491934476
PDF Size
1.9 MB
License
Open Publication License

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