I know that some of you hard-core purists out there will see this amazingly awesome tool as the sissy way out to grokking regular expressions, but I don’t care. Fie, I bite my thumb at thee! *bites thumb*
It doesn’t get much easier than this:
Notice all the different programming languages you can auto-generate in? Nice.
I know there are several of you out there actively using Python. I recently came across this video, which visualizes the activity on the Python codebase over time. It looks like it has been a very long road for Guido van Rossum (started solo in 1991). If you watch the video to the end, you’ll see where he’s hired by Google and the language development really takes off
The video was created by a UC Davis research group.