- The Trac talk was held in the large conference room, and still, over the half the audience professed to using it.
- The beauty of Trac is that it brings together a bug tracker, your version control system, a source code browser, and a wiki. You can use one wiki syntax everywhere, and links between things (such as from a Subversion commit messages to a bug) just work.
- Trac also provides a unified timeline for all of these things.
- It has a great plugin infrastructure.
- They're currently working on a plugin to provide enhanced workflow management.
- "Bitten" is a plugin to tie into PyBot. This integrates Trac with continuous integration. It was written by the same guy who wrote Genshi :)
In his keynote at PyCon, Eben Upton, the Executive Director of the Rasberry Pi Foundation, mentioned that not only has Minecraft been ported to the Rasberry Pi, but you can even control it with Python . Since four of my kids are avid Minecraft fans, I figured this might be a good time to teach them to program using Python. So I started yesterday with the goal of programming something cool for Minecraft and then showing it off at the San Francisco Python Meetup in the evening. The first problem that I faced was that I didn't have a Rasberry Pi. You can't hack Minecraft by just installing the Minecraft client. Speaking of which, I didn't have the Minecraft client installed either ;) My kids always play it on their Nexus 7s. I found an open source Minecraft server called Bukkit that "provides the means to extend the popular Minecraft multiplayer server." Then I found a plugin called RaspberryJuice that implements a subset of the Minecraft Pi modding API for B