Ned Batchelder

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Creative looping

 30 July

One of the interesting things about helping beginning programmers is to see the way they think. After programming for so long, and using Python for so long, it's hard to remember how confusing it can all be. » more..

Tracking pull request ages with d3

 20 July

At edX, I help with the Open edX community, which includes being a traffic cop with the flow of pull requests. We have 15 or so different repos that make up the entire platform, so it's tricky to get a picture of what's happening where. » more..

Now I'm playing with a full deck

 16 June

That is all. » more..

Template coverage measurement

 8 June

As the maintainer of coverage.py, it's always been intriguing that web applications have so much code in template files. Coverage.py measures Python execution, so the logic in the template files goes un-measured. » more..

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Code

software I made

  • ▫ Aptus ·· a Mandelbrot set explorer
  • ▫ coverage.py ·· for measuring Python code coverage
  • ▫ hyphenate ·· for hyphenating words with the Liang/Knuth algorithm
  • » more code..

Text

words I wrote

 ·· I'm a software developer with a long career, a wife and three boys, one autistic. I help organize Boston Python. » more..

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