I never really needed to look for another language to learn once I was acquinted with ruby some years back. I love it, and I really do. It provides clean code which does what it reads – it feels like the language was written for me, which was infact the idea behind ruby – a language made for developers.
But, anyways, I am giving Python another try for with hopes that it will be fruitful for me to learn the language. It has been, I think, 2-3 years since I last tried the language for some time, briefly. I have learned a lot in that duration in the Ruby world. And, I am hoping, if nothing else, this attempt at Python will make me a better rubyist. This post describes my notes on setting up a development environment for Python on OSX 10.8 (Mountain Lion), and some initial learning intakes.Read on →