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Month: September, 2011

Python IDE

Python, SciPy and NumPy don’t come with a graphical user interface. That’s probably what puts most MATLAB users off leaving the Dark Side. Here’s a review of two free cross-platform Python IDEs. Eclipse + PyDev Spyder Eclipse + PyDev make the race, in particular on OS X. If only they could get interactive plotting to […]

Alpine vs. Mutt

Here are some real-world reasons why Mutt sucks less than Alpine: Mutt can handle MIME/PGP multipart messages out of the box. This is a nightmare on Alpine. I have yet to find someone who gets topal to run in less than a day. Google contacts can be accessed from Mutt using goobook. With header and […]