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Let's publish a Python package

Posted by: maria | in Geek-ish | 1 month ago |

PyPi, short for Python Package Index, is the official third-party software repository for Python. PyPi allows users to access, search and filter thousands of Python packages and is some package managers, for instance pip, default source for packages and their depencies.

Making an epub out of Markdown files using pandoc

Posted by: maria | in Geek-ish | 1 year, 9 months ago | 0 comments

Sometimes, you write stuff, and want to make an ebook out of it, and why not? If you've written your stuff in Markdown, here's a quick way to convert your file(s) to an epub!

Falsehoods programmers believe about identities

Posted by: maria | in Geek-ish | 2 years ago | 0 comments

A few years ago I read Falsehoods programmers believe about names and it kinda change my whole life as a coder. So many assumptions… so many fails…

How to write a parser in python with ply

Posted by: maria | in Geek-ish, Science | 2 years ago | 0 comments

Parser writing can be tedious, and, more importantly a very difficult exercice.

Let's do a matplotlibrc

Posted by: maria | in Geek-ish | 2 years, 1 month ago | 0 comments

After some misadventures with matplotlib (misadventures due to the famous display errors, if you really need to know, if you don't configure correctly your matplolib you can generate empty figures… see the backend section later :o) I talked about the joy of having a matplotlibrc and how life is easier with one.

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