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Any suggestions on good jython online tutorials?

Marcos Maia
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Joined: Jan 06, 2001
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Hi,

I'd like to know jython better and I'd like suggestions on good on line resources and tutorials on it. Any suggestions?

tx in advance.
Zenikko Sugiarto
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Joined: Jan 09, 2005
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Couldn't find one.

I'm writing a swing application using Jython on eclipse, took me about 20 minute to get used to it. It's very easy.

I'll probably write one once I am finished with my apps - it's an application to process my online banking statements. I'm sick of having to copy paste the csv files into excel every month. But it's pretty much

1. get eclipse + pydev
2. configure pydev, add jython path etc
3. in your jython code:



After that, you can just do...



and the good ol java suggestion pops up. You don't get all the nice feature of the java editor like ctrl+shift+o (manage imports). Also due to its weak typing nature, ctrl+space on a class doesn't automatically give you a list of your private attributes.

My advice is, get used to it. It's PyDev, not JavaDev.

So in 15-20 minutes, downloading Jython, googling around, mucking around, etc I ended up with a very simple Jython-Swing skeleton code like this:



Not my most elegant code, but hey it's a start, and I do plan to refine it over time.
[ September 03, 2008: Message edited by: Zenikko Sugiarto ]
Andrew Monkhouse
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Marcos,

Please check your private messages for an important administrative matter.

Thanks, Andrew


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