Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources' ?

Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources' ?

Postby Yoriz » Mon Jul 22, 2013 7:04 pm

I've started a collection of free python resources in this thread
If you have any suggestions for items to add to it please make a post here.

You can also make suggestion here for items to add to the List of Free Game Resources
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby AndrieP » Wed Aug 28, 2013 2:02 pm

I am learning to do programming. :) Andrie
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Yoriz » Thu Aug 29, 2013 12:13 pm

AndrieP wrote:Hi, I also know of these:

A Byte of Python
Tutorialspoint Python Tutorial.
Dave Kuhlman's Books on Python
Non-Programmer's Tutorial for Python 3
How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Learning with Python

this is more Raspberry Pi specific (but in can also be used on other Operating Systems): Python Programming with Minecraft Pi: Early Draft.
I think it is a good tutorial. ;)

- Regards, Andrie ;)

Thanks, the above links have all been added to the list.
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby metulburr » Sat Dec 28, 2013 3:04 pm

i didnt see any tkinter related tutorial links. I think we should add tkinter related tutorial links now that "a list of free python resources" is linked under new users read me

Its old, but i still use it for reference quite often when using tkinter
An Introduction to Tkinter

Video tkinter python3.x tutorials. I skimmed them, they look ok as far as i know.
Grunky Prunk Video Tutorials for tkinter python3.x

Tutorialspoint tkinter reference
ZetCode tkinter tutorials
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Yoriz » Sat Dec 28, 2013 3:52 pm

metulburr wrote:i didnt see any tkinter related tutorial links. I think we should add tkinter related tutorial links now that "a list of free python resources" is linked under new users read me

Its old, but i still use it for reference quite often when using tkinter
An Introduction to Tkinter

Video tkinter python3.x tutorials. I skimmed them, they look ok as far as i know.
Grunky Prunk Video Tutorials for tkinter python3.x

Tutorialspoint tkinter reference
ZetCode tkinter tutorials


Cheers, the above links added to a new Tkinter header
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Mike_S » Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:57 pm

I hope there's no repeats, I tried my best but got tired trying to hover over your links to see if they matched mine :D

Natural Language Processing with Python - http://nltk.org/book/
Python for you and me - http://pymbook.readthedocs.org/en/latest/
Python Books - http://pythonbooks.revolunet.com/
Snake Wrangling for Kids - http://www.briggs.net.nz/snake-wrangling-for-kids.html
The Art and Craft of Programming Python Edition - http://beastie.cs.ua.edu/cs150/book/index.html
Learning to Program - http://www.alan-g.me.uk/
Python Tutor message board - https://mail.python.org/pipermail/tutor/
Norm Matloff's Quick Python Tutorials - http://heather.cs.ucdavis.edu/~matloff/python.html

Also, wikibooks has these:

Python Programming - http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Python_Programming
Non-Programmer's Tutorial for Python 2.6 - http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Non-Progra ... Python_2.6

The Python Tutor message board is busy with lots of questions and answers. I'm registered but you don't have to be to read the threads, pick a month, sort by thread or subject - and learn.
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Yoriz » Sat Jan 04, 2014 5:38 pm

Thanks for the links Mike_S.
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Yoriz » Fri Jan 10, 2014 11:28 pm

Moved metulburr's suggested game resources into their own locked, sticky topic in Game Development.
Also added the following note to the first post of this topic:
You can also make suggestion here for items to add to the List of Free Game Resources
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Kebap » Tue May 13, 2014 11:37 am

I would suggest to include this detailed thread by Larz60+

viewtopic.php?f=25&t=11051
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Yoriz » Tue May 13, 2014 12:09 pm

Thanks Kebap, added it to the list.
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby metulburr » Tue May 27, 2014 11:05 pm

do you have
http://pythontutor.com/visualize.html#mode=edit
Yoriz wrote:Good point, added it now thanks.
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby metulburr » Wed May 28, 2014 7:11 pm

Just thought of another one. pydev for eclipse. Seems to be asked quite a bit. And hte process is a pain in the butt to merit its own tutorial lol.
http://www.rose-hulman.edu/class/csse/r ... ration.htm
Yoriz wrote:Added a new category for IDE and tacked it on. Cheers
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Larz60+ » Fri Aug 08, 2014 3:42 am

Hello,

Under resources for games And perhaps for someone wanting to build their oun version of Lmms, I ran across wavebender. The web site is http://zacharydenton.com/generate-audio-with-python/ and the download site id https://github.com/zacharydenton/wavebender. I am loading it up now, and will test for a couple of days. I'll get back as soon as I have an opinion. If anyone else would like to try and report at the same time, in combo we should be able to come up with a good set of good and bad items about the package, it's written in python 2.7 and I will convert it to 3.3 as part of the exercise.
One thing I noticed right off the bat is that ir seems to use all native libraries which should be good for speed.

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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby metulburr » Fri Dec 05, 2014 3:14 am

Based on questions and looking at your list of links, noticed there is nothing related to networking, sockets, TCP, etc.

http://www.tutorialspoint.com/python/py ... orking.htm - tutorialspoint already listed - Yoriz.
http://pymotw.com/2/socket/tcp.html - pymotw already listed - Yoriz
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Kebap » Tue Aug 11, 2015 8:57 am

Didn't find these excercises in the list, yet: http://codingbat.com/python
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby sparkz_alot » Fri Oct 23, 2015 2:10 pm

I found these two site helpful for getting free PDF books, both offer numerous Python books.

https://github.com/vhf/free-programming ... g-books.md

and

http://www.it-ebooks.info/
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Kebap » Fri Nov 06, 2015 11:03 pm

This page offers small byte-sized programming problems for you to solve: http://coderbyte.com/
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Ofnuts » Fri Nov 06, 2015 11:22 pm

Some good resources in French
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Re: Suggestions for thread 'A List of Free Python Resources'

Postby Kebap » Sat Nov 07, 2015 8:18 am

Instead of linking any German ressources, I would link to the German community at http://www.python-forum.de which has been quite active for over 10 years now.
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