Monthly Archives: April 2011

Large print giveth; the fine print taketh away

As Tom Waits (an American singer, songwriter, composer) once said, “The large print giveth, but the small print taketh away.”  Truer words have not have been spoken. From the You-Have-Got-To-Be-Sh^H^H Kidding Me Department…  As reported on ReadWriteWeb on April 28, … Continue reading

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Pain-free tables in emacs – who knew?

At Zope Corporation we write a LOT of content in reStructuredText. From the reStructuredText site: reStructuredText is an easy-to-read, what-you-see-is-what-you-get plaintext markup syntax and parser system. It is useful for in-line program documentation (such as Python docstrings), for quickly creating … Continue reading

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