Tuesday, April 05, 2011

PyCon: Exhibition of Atrocity

Exhibition of Atrocity

Here's the summary:
Believe it or not, but you can write pretty horrendously awful code even in a language as elegant as Python. Over the years, I've committed my share of sins; now it's time to come clean. Step right up for a tour of twisted, evil, and downright wrong code, and learn some strategies to avoid writing criminally bad code--if you dare!
This was a fun talk full of fun examples.

The speaker showed code he had worked on over the course of 11 years.

They used Hungarian notation at one point!

snake-guice is a simple, lightweight Python dependency injection framework based on google-guice.

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