Jeffrey Armstrong

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A Text Adventure in Python
PyOhio 2013
Jeffrey Armstrong
Recorded: July 27, 2013Language: English

Ever want to write interactive fiction using your favorite language? Using only the Python standard library, one can write a modestly functional text adventure from scratch. This interactive talk will quickly walk through the process, touching a number of standard library modules, from command lines to string handling to data storage, that can help bring a game to life.

14. preshrunk-cotton: Windows Help Files for Lazy People
PyCon US 2012
Jeffrey Armstrong
Recorded: March 11, 2012Language: English

Generating a Compiled HTML Help (CHM) file is often necessary when distributing applications on Microsoft Windows platforms. However, many developers may dislike authoring HTML and/or cannot use Microsoft’s help tools. preshrunk-cotton streamlines the creation of CHM files by allowing the author to quickly write documentation in Textile markup and build the help file on almost any platform.