Python, the Full Monty: a tested semantics for the Python programming language

AbstractWe present a small-step operational semantics for the Python
programming language. We present both a core language for Python,
suitable for tools and proofs, and a translation process for
converting Python source to this core. We have tested the… Read more


The State of Python in 2021

At the risk of alienating most of the readership of this magazine, here is a confession. I hated Python for a very long time. My issue was not with the language per se, even though the indentation … (more…)

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