Basic Sorting Algorithms Implemented In Python

This post includes Python based implementation of some of the classic basic sorting algorithms. Although Python already includes the excellent Timsort algorithm implementation, this was done more as an academic exercise to not forget the basic principles of sorting.

Why I’ve Been Cheating On Java With Python

My first programming crush was AmigaBASIC, it opened up a new world! Soon, I started going out with QuickBASIC and soon dumped QuickBasic for Visual Basic. We did wonderful things and amazed a lot of people. However, in collage I met C++ and realized what I had been missing with Visual Basic. I needed a…

Python Module Naming Pitfall

I recently ended up naming my Python .py module as the same name as one of the standard Python library modules. This caused an import exception and ended up wasting me a lot of time and left me feeling completely lost for a while trying to debug it. Here is what I did and how…

How To Generate Javadoc Style Documentation For Python

I’m a pure Java developer turned to a 50/50 Java/Python developer. Although I was skeptical about Python initially, but I’ve learned to love the language. Once you stop trying to program like Java in Python, it becomes much easier to see the Pythonic way. However, I do miss the explicitness of Java but have found…