Professional IronPython

Overview

Create applications that are more responsive to user needs

IronPython should be an important part of your developer's toolbox and this book will quickly get you up and running with this powerful language. John Paul Mueller clearly shows how IronPython can help you create better desktop or web-based applications in less time and with fewer errors. Throughout the pages, you'll find techniques for extending IronPython and making it a more robust language. In addition, you'll follow...

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Overview

Create applications that are more responsive to user needs

IronPython should be an important part of your developer's toolbox and this book will quickly get you up and running with this powerful language. John Paul Mueller clearly shows how IronPython can help you create better desktop or web-based applications in less time and with fewer errors. Throughout the pages, you'll find techniques for extending IronPython and making it a more robust language. In addition, you'll follow advanced steps such as building an IronPython extension that directly accesses the Win32 API. And you'll enhance your skill set as you introduce IronPython into other environments such as Linux and Mac OS X.

Professional IronPython:

  • Demonstrates how to build applications that every developer needs to know when starting a new language
  • Explains how to create Windows Forms applications, interact with COM objects, and work at the command line
  • Uncovers how to work with XML, the Dynamic Language Runtime, and other .NET languages
  • Shows how you can use IronPython to improve your testing process for just about any language
  • Discusses techniques for using IronPython with the Python Standard Library

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470548592
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/5/2010
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 480
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

John Paul Mueller is the owner of DataCon Services, a consulting firm, where he has written code for everything from database management systems (DBMS) to low-level hardware access code. He is the author of more than 80 books covering topics such as Web Services, web development, and Win32 API. He has also published over 300 articles.
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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Introducing IronPython.

Chapter 1: Discovering IronPython.

Chapter 2: Understanding the IronPython Basics.

Part II: Using the IronPython Language.

Chapter 3: Implementing Structured Language Elements.

Chapter 4: Using Arrays and Collections.

Chapter 5: Interacting with Structures and Objects.

Part III: Working with IronPython.

Chapter 6: Using the Python Standard Library.

Chapter 7: Accessing the .NET Framework.

Chapter 8: Creating Windows Forms Applications.

Chapter 9: Interacting with COM Objects.

Chapter 10: Using IronPython for Administration Tasks.

Chapter 11:  Developing AS P.NET Applications.

Chapter 12: Debugging IronPython Applications.

Part IV: Advanced IronPython Topics.

Chapter 13: Working with XML Data.

Chapter 14: Interacting with the DLR.

Chapter 15: Using IronPython from Other .NET Languages.

Chapter 16: Extending IronPython Using C#.

Chapter 17: Extending IronPython Using Vi sual Basic .NET.

Chapter 18: Using IronPython for Application Testing.

Chapter 19: Using IronPython with Mono.

Appendix A: IronPython Diff erences with CPython.

Appendix B: CPython Ex tensions for IronPython.

Index.

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