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The Python Quick Syntax Reference by Gregory Walters

By Gregory Walters

The Python fast Syntax Reference is the "go to" publication that includes a simple to learn and use consultant to Python programming and improvement. This condensed code and syntax reference offers the Python language in a well-organized structure designed for use time and again.

You won't locate jargon, bloated samples, case reports, or background of hi international and laptop concept during this convenient reference. This Python syntax reference is filled with beneficial details and is a must have for any Python developer.

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Methods in Medical Informatics: Fundamentals of Healthcare by Jules J. Berman

By Jules J. Berman

Too usually, healthcare employees are ended in think that clinical informatics is a posh box which could merely be mastered by means of groups programmers. this is often easily now not the case. With quite a few dozen uncomplicated algorithms, simply carried out with open resource programming languages, you could totally make the most of the clinical details contained in medical and examine datasets. the typical computational initiatives of clinical informatics are available to someone keen to profit the fundamentals. equipment in scientific Informatics: basics of Healthcare Programming in Perl, Python, and Ruby demonstrates that biomedical pros with basic programming wisdom can grasp any type of info assortment. supplying you with entry to info, nomenclatures, and programming scripts and languages which are all unfastened and publicly on hand, this publication — Describes the constitution of knowledge resources used, with directions for downloading incorporates a sincerely written rationalization of every set of rules bargains an identical scripts in Perl, Python, and Ruby, for every set of rules exhibits tips on how to write brief, quick discovered scripts, utilizing a minimum collection of instructions Teaches easy informatics tools for retrieving, organizing, merging, and reading information assets presents case experiences that element the categories of questions that biomedical scientists can ask and resolution with public info and an open resource programming language Requiring not more than a operating wisdom of Perl, Python, or Ruby, equipment in clinical Informatics can have you writing strong courses in precisely a couple of minutes. inside its chapters, you will discover descriptions of the elemental tools and implementations had to whole some of the initiatives you'll stumble upon on your biomedical profession.

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Python Unit Test Automation : Practical Techniques for by Ashwin Pajankar

By Ashwin Pajankar

Quickly the best way to automate unit trying out of Python three code with Python three automation libraries, similar to doctest, unittest, nostril, nose2, and pytest.

This ebook explores the $64000 options in software program trying out and their implementation in Python three and exhibits you the way to automate, set up, and execute unit exams for this language. this data is frequently got via examining resource code, manuals, and posting questions about group boards, which has a tendency to be a gradual and painful process.

Python Unit try Automation will let you fast ramp up your knowing of unit try libraries for Python three during the sensible use of code examples and workouts. All of which makes this booklet an outstanding source for software program builders and testers who are looking to start with unit attempt automation in Python three and evaluate the variations with Python 2.

This brief paintings is your must-have quickly commence consultant to learning the basic ideas of software program checking out in Python.

What you will examine:

  • Essential strategies in software program testing
  • Various try automation libraries for Python, corresponding to doctest, unittest, nostril, nose2, and pytest
  • Test-driven improvement and most sensible practices for try automation in Python
  • Code examples and exercises

Who This ebook Is For:
Python builders, software program testers, open resource fanatics, and members to the Python community

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Test-Driven Development with Python by Harry J. W. Percival

By Harry J. W. Percival

Via taking you thru the improvement of a true internet program from commencing to finish, this hands-on consultant demonstrates the sensible benefits of test-driven improvement (TDD) with Python. You'll the way to write and run assessments earlier than development each one a part of your app, after which enhance the minimal volume of code required to go these assessments. the end result? fresh code that works.

In the method, you'll research the fundamentals of Django, Selenium, Git, jQuery, and ridicule, besides present net improvement strategies. If you're able to take your Python abilities to the subsequent point, this ebook sincerely demonstrates how TDD encourages basic designs and conjures up confidence.
• Dive into the TDD workflow, together with the unit test/code cycle and refactoring
• Use unit exams for periods and features, and sensible exams for consumer interactions in the browser
• research while and the way to take advantage of mock gadgets, and the professionals and cons of remoted vs. built-in tests
• try and automate your deployments with a staging server
• practice checks to the third-party plugins you combine into your site
• Use a continuing Integration atmosphere to run your assessments instantly

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Test- Driven Python Development by Siddharta Govindaraj

By Siddharta Govindaraj

Develop high quality and maintainable Python purposes utilizing the foundations of test-driven development

About This Book

  • Write powerful and simply maintainable code utilizing the rules of attempt pushed development
  • Get options to real-world difficulties confronted through Python developers
  • Go from a unit trying out newbie to a grasp via a chain of step by step tutorials which are effortless to follow

Who This booklet Is For

This publication is meant for Python builders who are looking to use the foundations of test-driven improvement (TDD) to create effective and powerful functions. in an effort to get the easiest out of this ebook, you'll have improvement event with Python.

What you'll Learn

  • Implement the test-driven improvement approach in Python applications
  • Fully leverage Python's strong integrated unittest and doctest modules
  • Effectively upload beneficial properties to latest code bases that don't have any tests
  • Safely unravel issues of the code and layout, with no breaking any functionality
  • Utilize Python's robust mock and patch performance to check complicated interactions
  • Integrate unit checking out into the general software program supply process
  • Use doctest to check code with examples
  • Enhance TDD with the nose2 try runner

In Detail

This ebook starts off with a glance on the test-driven improvement method, and the way it truly is diverse from the normal approach of writing code. the entire ideas are offered within the context of a true program that's constructed in a step by step demeanour over the process the booklet. whereas exploring the typical kinds of stinky code, we are going to return into our instance venture and freshen up the smells that we find.

Additionally, we'll use mocking to enforce the elements of our instance undertaking that depend upon different platforms. in the direction of the tip of the ebook, we will seriously look into the most typical styles and anti-patterns linked to test-driven improvement, together with integration of try effects into the improvement process.

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Effective Python: 59 Specific Ways to Write Better Python by Brett Slatkin

By Brett Slatkin

“Each merchandise in Slatkin’s Effective Python teaches a self-contained lesson with its personal resource code. This makes the booklet random-access: goods are effortless to browse and examine in no matter what order the reader wishes. i'll be recommending Effective Python to scholars as an admirably compact resource of mainstream suggestion on a really large variety of issues for the intermediate Python programmer.”
Brandon Rhodes, software program engineer at Dropbox and chair of PyCon 2016-2017

It’s effortless to begin coding with Python, that is why the language is so renowned. even if, Python’s specified strengths, charms, and expressiveness might be not easy to know, and there are hidden pitfalls that may simply journey you up.

Effective Python may help you grasp a very “Pythonic” method of programming, harnessing Python’s complete energy to write down quite strong and well-performing code. utilizing the concise, scenario-driven variety pioneered in Scott Meyers’ best-selling Effective C++, Brett Slatkin brings jointly fifty nine Python most sensible practices, suggestions, and shortcuts, and explains them with reasonable code examples.

Drawing on years of expertise construction Python infrastructure at Google, Slatkin uncovers little-known quirks and idioms that powerfully influence code habit and function. You’ll study find out how to accomplish key initiatives, so that you can write code that’s more uncomplicated to appreciate, hold, and improve.

Key beneficial properties include

  • Actionable instructions for all significant components of Python 3.x and 2.x improvement, with exact reasons and examples
  • Best practices for writing features that make clear purpose, advertise reuse, and stay away from bugs
  • Coverage of the way to competently show behaviors with periods and objects
  • Guidance on tips to steer clear of pitfalls with metaclasses and dynamic attributes
  • More effective methods to concurrency and parallelism
  • Better suggestions and idioms for utilizing Python’s integrated modules
  • Tools and most sensible practices for collaborative development
  • Solutions for debugging, checking out, and optimization with the intention to increase caliber and performance

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Pro Python System Administration (2nd Edition) by Rytis Sileika

By Rytis Sileika

Seasoned Python approach management, moment variation explains and exhibits the right way to follow Python scripting in perform. it's going to enable you method and get to the bottom of real-world concerns that almost all method directors will encounter of their careers. This ebook has been up to date utilizing Python 2.7 and Python three the place acceptable. It additionally makes use of numerous new and correct open resource initiatives and instruments that are meant to now be utilized in practice.

In this up to date variation, you will discover a number of initiatives within the different types of community management, net server management, and tracking and database administration. In each one venture, the writer will outline the matter, layout the answer, and battle through the extra attention-grabbing implementation steps. each one undertaking is observed by way of the resource code of an absolutely operating prototype, which you’ll have the ability to use instantly or adapt for your necessities and environment.

This publication is essentially aimed toward skilled process directors whose daily projects contain taking care of and coping with small-to-medium-sized server estates. it is going to even be necessary for procedure directors who are looking to study extra approximately automation and wish to use their Python wisdom to unravel a variety of method management difficulties. Python builders also will make the most of examining this booklet, in particular in the event that they are excited by constructing automation and administration instruments.

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The Python Standard Library by Example by Doug Hellmann

By Doug Hellmann

Grasp the strong Python common Library via actual Code Examples

The Python common Library comprises 1000s of modules for interacting with the working procedure, interpreter, and Internet—all widely proven and able to jump-start your software improvement. The Python ordinary Library through instance introduces almost each very important region of the Python 2.7 library via concise, stand-alone resource code/output examples, designed for simple studying and reuse.

Building on his well known Python Module of the Week weblog sequence, writer and Python specialist Doug Hellmann makes a speciality of “showing” now not “telling.” He explains code habit via downloadable examples that totally display every one feature.

You’ll locate useful code for operating with textual content, info forms, algorithms, math, dossier structures, networking, the net, XML, electronic mail, cryptography, concurrency, runtime and language companies, and masses extra. every one part absolutely covers one module, and hyperlinks to precious extra assets, making this ebook a great educational and reference.

Coverage includes
* Manipulating textual content with string, textwrap, re, and difflib
* enforcing information constructions: collections, array, queue, struct, reproduction, and more
* studying, writing, and manipulating documents and directories
* standard expression development matching
* replacing information and offering for endurance Archiving and knowledge compression
* dealing with approaches and threads
* utilizing program “building blocks”: parsing command-line recommendations, prompting for passwords, scheduling occasions, and logging
* checking out, debugging, and compilation
* Controlling runtime configuration
* utilizing module and package deal utilities

If you’re new to Python, this booklet will fast provide you with entry to a complete new global of performance. If you’ve labored with Python earlier than, you’ll detect new, strong options and higher how one can use the modules you’ve already attempted.

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Python Programming for the Absolute Beginner (3rd Edition) by Michael Dawson

By Michael Dawson

While you are new to programming with Python and are trying to find an excellent creation, this can be the publication for you. built via desktop technology teachers, books within the "for absolutely the beginner" sequence educate the rules of programming via basic online game construction. you'll collect the talents that you just desire for useful Python programming functions and should learn the way those talents may be positioned to exploit in real-world eventualities. through the chapters, you will discover code samples that illustrate ideas provided. on the finish of every bankruptcy, you will discover a whole online game that demonstrates the foremost principles within the bankruptcy, a precis of the bankruptcy, and a suite of demanding situations that exams your newfound wisdom. by the point you end this e-book, you'll be good versed in Python and have the ability to practice the fundamental programming rules you've realized to the following programming language you take on.

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