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