Python Language Summit 2020 blog posts

Just wanted to share that the first 7 of 11 blog posts about presentations and discussions from Python Language Summit are now up for your enjoyment.

Main article: https://pyfound.blogspot.com/2020/04/the-2020-python-language-summit.html

Day 1:

All strings become f-strings, Eric V Smith:

Replacing CPython’s Parser with a PEG-based parser, Pablo Galindo, Lysandros Nikolaou, Guido van Rossum

A Formal Specification for the ©Python Virtual Machine, Mark Shannon:

HPy: a Future-Proof Way of Extending Python?, Antonio Cuni

CPython Documentation: The Next 5 Years, Carol Willing, Ned Batchelder

Day 2:

Lightning talks

  • What do you need from pip, PyPI, and packaging?, Sumana Harihareswara
  • A Retrospective on My “Multi-Core Python” Project, Eric Snow

The Path Forward for Typing, Guido van Rossum:

Property-Based Testing for Python Builtins and the Standard Library, Zac Hatfield-Dodds

Core Workflow Updates, Mariatta Wijaya

CPython on Mobile Platforms, Russell Keith-Magee

Few more lightning talks

  • Teaching Python with Errors, Zac Hatfield-Dodds
  • Read the Docs features of interest, Eric Holscher,
  • State of Jython, Jim Baker
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The rest of the language summit blog posts are now out! I’ve updated the links above.

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