Videos tagged with ShowMeDo





Using the Textpad Editor from Within IPython

Using the Textpad Editor from Within IPython

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The IPython interactive Python shell allows the use of an external editor for editing multiple lines of code. Here we show how to replace the default (Notepad in Windows) with your favourite light-weight editor and how to use it from within IPython. You might also want to see ShowMeDos for Wing, PyDev andSPE.

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How to Download IPython the Popular Python Shell

How to Download IPython the Popular Python Shell

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IPython provides a far more powerful alternative to the standard Python interpreter, incorporating features such as string-completion, code-line macros and a rich history. We are great fans of this free piece of software and have found it to enhance the Python coding experience. You might also want to see ShowMeDos for Wing, PyDev andSPE.

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Introducing the pydb Debugger

Introducing the pydb Debugger

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The Extended Python Debugger (pydb) adds many features people havefound missing in the stock Python debugger, pdb. It is probably themost comprehensive Python debugger that exists. When possible, extensions are made by drawing on the concepts and command syntax ofthe GNU debugger, gdb. This short demo focuses on some of the aspectsof the debugger that are missing in other Python debuggers. Reso...

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A Simple Introduction to the Python Interpreter

A Simple Introduction to the Python Interpreter

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We introduce the Python language by showing the user how to open the Python interpreter from the Microsoft Windows Start Menu and test some of Python's basic features. Features briefly introduced include variables, logic, a formatted 'print' statement, iteration with a 'for' loop, lists and iteration over lists. This introduction will compliment the Python Tutorial by Python's creator Guido van...

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Pamie: Parameterize Test Data using XML

Pamie: Parameterize Test Data using XML

Posted in Project Management, Testing, Development

Pamie is a Python class file that allows you to create automation scripts to test Web application functionality in Internet Explorer on Windows. This Pamie XML Demo shows how you can use Pamie and parameterize your test data by using XML files. It show you: How to create a Pamie test script to Automate a form How to find the names and ID's of DOM Elements to automate Creating an XML file from s...

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Automate Web Testing with Pamie

Automate Web Testing with Pamie

Posted in Project Management, Testing, Development

Pamie is a Python class file that allows you to create automation scripts to testWeb application functionality in Internet Explorer on Windows. NOTE - this video has a very low volume, you'll need to turn up your speakers to hear it. This Pamie Demo shows how Setup and install and run a simple automation script. It shows you: How to install Pamie How to create a Pamie test script to Automate a ...

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An introduction to Python online resources - Part 2/2

An introduction to Python online resources - Part 2/2

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Here in the second ShowMeDo I discuss some Python news sites and blogs, Google Groups and the community and mention some of the notable Python projects that you may have heard about. Would you show your appreciation if you like this video? Just visit DZone.com and vote for this video - thanks. I reference the following resources: Daily Python News (blog aggregator) Python Cookbook - tasty progr...

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An introduction to Python online resources - Part 1/2

An introduction to Python online resources - Part 1/2

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On-line resources to help you get started with Python programming. Here I introduce the resources I'd show to any new Python programmer. Note that the audio finishes abruptly at the end of the video - sorry about that! Would you show your appreciation if you like this video? Just visit DZone.com and vote for this video - thanks. I reference the following resources: Python.org Tutorial and Begin...

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