Posts from September 2009

After a long IRC chat with the kind Twisted folks on IRC, I am writing here a post that could easily serve as an overview page of twisted.mail.smtp. In my opinion, Twisted sorely lacks overview pages, with real words and not just links to examples. It also needs some Google love, so I hope this page will help others looking how to send emails with Twisted.

September 26, 2009, 1:32 p.m. More (454 words) 3 comments Feed

In the spirit of the wonderful "Twisted web in 60 seconds" posts, I'm going to contribute here a small post about the Twisted reactor and Deferreds.

September 25, 2009, 10:59 a.m. More (578 words) 2 comments Feed

The Athens Python User Group had its first meeting on 9/9, at the Eleftheroudakis bookstore Café. This is a post describing what happened and what are the next steps.

September 21, 2009, 2:31 p.m. More (262 words) 2 comments Feed

I recently signed up to stdlib-sig so I could just nod in agreement to the people that suggested that the stdlib needs to evolve. In the discussions that ensued, the backwards compatibility argument came up often. I think it's not a valid argument for the specific discussion, though. Here are my thoughts.

September 16, 2009, 4:50 p.m. More (1416 words) 10 comments Feed

We have a venue for the first meeting of the Athens Python User Group: See you at the Eleftheroudakis Bookstore café, Panepistimiou 17, 6th floor, on Wednesday 9 September, 7.00pm.

September 4, 2009, 7:16 p.m. More (72 words) 1 comment Feed

Homebrew is a new packager for Mac OS X. I installed it, and hey, it works!

September 4, 2009, 3:12 p.m. More (174 words) 1 comment Feed

This is an announcement for the just-created Athens Python User Group. The 1st meeting will take place on Wednesday 9 September, 7:00 pm. Venue: Eleftheroudakis Bookstore café, Panepistimiou 17, 6th floor!

September 1, 2009, 9:19 p.m. More (150 words) 20 comments Feed