Packaging Sprint #5

Summer is going strong with lots of good opportunities for terraces but we know that beer always feel better after accomplishing something great. This is why we will have a fifth sprint on the Python packaging system next Monday, 2010-07-05. The sprint will be at Brasseurs Numériques, 1124 Marie-Anne, suite …

Category: Packaging
10 years ago

Author Yannick

New location for the 5th Django translation sprint

The 5th translation sprint is changing location. Google kindly offered to host the sprint in it's Montréal office and we gladly move to the new location, which only one block away from the McGill metro station: 1253 McGill College, suite 250.

Category: Django
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Montréal-Python 15 on 2010-07-26

update: the event is delayed by one week. The new date is 2010-07-26. Montréal-Python 15 will take place in room SH-3420 of UQAM on 2010-07-26. This is in the Sherbrooke building. It will be a scaling and deployment themed edition. Here is our schedule for the evening: 18h00: Opening 18h20: …

Category: Event
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Packaging Sprint #4

We learned a lot from past sprints and we want to keep our momentum so without waiting, we launch a 4th sprint on the Python packaging system. The sprint will be on 2010-06-02 starting at 18h. It's likely to be at Brasseurs Numériques' but we also have an altenate location …

Category: Packaging
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Andrew Francis at EuroPython

Andrew Francis, who did the main presentation at Montréal-Python 13, will be presenting at EuroPython. His talk on Implementing Go's Select will be a slightly shorter version of the one that he did at Montréal-Python. It's good to see fellow Montréalers presenting at large international conferences.

Category: Conferences
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Second packaging sprint wrap-up

Attendance at the second packaging sprint was very good with a total of eight showing up: Pior Bastida Alexandre Bourget Nicolas Cadou Yannick Gingras Mathieu Leduc-Hamel George Peristerakis Cyril Robert Jean Schurger Tarek was kind enough to coach the beginning of the sprint remotely and to produce a list of …

Category: Montréal Python
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Follow-up on the 4th Django Sprint

The fourth Django translation sprint was very productive. The group is now experienced and we can at last spend more time strugling with the language than with the tools. Anyone knows a good translation for "file handler"? We hope to launch a new sprint a few weeks from now; watch …

Category: Django
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Packaging Sprint #2

Thanks to Tarek's coaching during the last packaging sprint, many of us were able to undertake a journey deep into the Python packaging internal and to hack some code that is now widely deployed, such as the PyPI site itself. This is great and we don't want to stop there. …

Category: Montréal Python
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Flash presentations for Montréal-Python 13

We are happy to annouce the list of flash presentations for Montréal-Python 13 next Monday: Hao Deng on Pointfree Functional Programming in Python Pierre Thibault on ipython Alexandre Bourget on WebUndo Sébastien Pierre on a surprise topic Yannick Gingras on the Montréal-Python wiki

Category: Montréal Python
10 years ago

Author Yannick

Montréal-Python 13 on 2010-04-26

Montréal-Python 13 will take place at UQAM, on Monday 2010-04-26 in room SH-3420 of the Sherbrooke building. The SH building is located at 200 Sherbrooke west, Place-des-Arts metro station. Here is our schedule for the evening: 18h00: Opening 18h20: Announcements 18h30: Flash presentations 19h00: Break 19h20: Main presentation 20h30: Discussions …

Category: Presentations
10 years ago

Author Yannick