Making of The Hacker's Guide to Python

As promised, today I would like to write a bit about the making of The Hacker's Guide to Python. It has been a very interesting experimentation, and I think it is worth sharing it with you.

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07 May 2014 | Tags: python books

The Hacker's Guide to Python released!

And done! It took me just 8 months to do this entire book project around Python. From the first day I started writing to today, where I finally publish and sell – almost entirely – myself this book. I'm really proud of what I've achieved so far, as this was something totally new to me.

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25 Mar 2014 | Tags: python books

Announcing The Hacker's Guide to Python

I've been hacking on Python for a lot of years now, on various project. For the last two years, I've been heavily involved in OpenStack, which makes an heavy usage of Python.

Once you start working with a hundred of hackers, on several software and libraries representing more than half a million source lines of Python, things change. The scalability, testing and deployment problems inherent to a cloud platform meddle with everything in designing components.

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03 Sep 2013 | Tags: python books