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Martijn Pieters
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'import module' vs. 'from module import function'

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Why store a function inside a python dictionary?

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Python Forgiveness vs. Permission and Duck Typing

59 votes

What's wrong with relative imports in Python?

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Do You Still Need Indexing After Database Normalization

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python factory function best practices

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Python - assert vs if & return

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Best practices for execution of untrusted code

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How to not let anyone inspect elements of a webpage?

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What does it mean that "language A is written in language B"?

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Single python file distribution: module or package?

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SQLite with two python processes accessing it: one reading, one writing

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What are good unit tests to cover the use case of rolling a die?

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Storing plaintext passwords for detecting fraud

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How to implement a safe password history

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Term for 24-bits

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Why does XMLHttpRequest not seem to follow a naming convention?

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Open source library, can the project owner change the license to be more restrictive?

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Execute code every hour

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What was the first server-side language

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Are there any design patterns that are unnecessary in dynamic languages like Python?

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Why do so many namespaces start with com

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Is it safe to catch ImportError when trying to import optional modules?

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Is it possible to use python as a shell replacement?

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Pythonic use of the isinstance function?

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What is the purpose of Console in Sublime text editor?

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Is it possible to have setup and tear down methods run only for specific unittests?

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Is modifying an object's __dict__ to set its properties considered Pythonic?

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Prime symbol in Python variable name

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Is Lambda Still Supported In Python?