Tag Archives: Python packages

Python Module Usage Stats – Feb 2011

Here are the top 30 “base modules”, ordered by number of PyPI projects importing them. These results are based on 11,204 packages download from PyPI. Explanations, full results and code to generate them are available below. Continue reading

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Must Have Python Packages

Python 2.6 and 3.0 are upon us. I helped a friend set up the new Python environment for research and development, and we thought about constructing a PythonPack: a compilation of packages every home should have lying around.

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Python module usage statistics – Cont.

Well, very embarrassingly for me, turns out I had a bug in my original post and code. As per Doug’s suggestion, I tried running the script I wrote on the standard library, and got results I didn’t quite believe. So … Continue reading

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Python module usage statistics

IMPORTANT UPDATE: The code I used to create these statistics had some bugs. The fixed statistics are available here. After reading Doug Hellman’s post about python stdlib modules he needs the documentation to, I commented there that I need the … Continue reading

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