How to Use Python with Hadoop and Apache Spark

Hadoop is mostly written in Java, but that doesn’t exclude the use of other programming languages with this distributed storage and processing framework, particularly Python. With this concise book, you’ll learn how to use Python with the Hadoop Distribut…


Niv and Mach-Nix for Nix Python

Short post on using mach-nix with niv. Background In previous posts, there was a discussion on a ground up approach to adding packages which aren’t on the core nixpkgs channels using GitHub or PyPi sources. However, this lacked a way to do so programmati... (more…)

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