Python in 10 Years

Author: Baiju M <baiju.m.mail AT gmail.com>
Version: 0.1.1

Note

I assume you are using Debian 3.1 (Sarge) or similar systems. Let http://www.python.org be your first reference always!

1   Quick Start

1.1   Why 10 Years?

Sorry! You will be required this much time :)

I am not sure whether this much time is really required or not. In fact I selected this title just because of this article : http://norvig.com/21-days.html I think everyone should think about it.

Hey, but you can finish this aricle in 10 hours :)

1.2   And why should I ...?

If you are looking for the best programming language, continue reading.

1.3   Keywords

Python, Programming, Function, Object,

1.4   So let's start ...

To get Python prompt, type python in your shell. You will see something like this

Python 2.3.5 (#2, Sep  4 2005, 22:01:42) 
[GCC 3.3.5 (Debian 1:3.3.5-13)] on linux2
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>>

Now type print "Hello, World!" and press enter. Oh! you are done, see it's printed !

>>> print "Hello, World!"
Hello, World!