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  • Description

    a general-purpose, interpreted, object oriented, high-level dynamic programming language that emphasizes code readability. Its syntax allows programmers to express concepts in fewer lines of code than in C++ or Java, thus allowing programmers to work more quickly and integrate their systems more effectively.

  • Usage Notes

    Python includes the following scientific modules: Appion, Cython, iPython Notebook, Miso, NumPy, Pandas, ProDy, pysam, SciPy, and SuperSym.

  • Installation

    Use the following command to install this title with the CLI client: $ sbgrid-cli install python Copy to clipboard
  • Primary Citation*

    G. van Rossum and J. de Boer. 1991. Interactively Testing Remote Servers Using the Python Programming Language. CWI Quarterly. 4(4): 283-303.

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  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  2.7.2
    OS X INTEL:  2.7.5

  • Other Versions

      Linux 64:

      3.8.8, 3.7.0, 3.6.5, 2.7.18, 2.7.15
    • OS X INTEL:

      3.8.8, 3.7.0, 3.6.5, 2.7.18, 2.7.10
  • Developers

    Guido van Rossum