[FRPythoneers] Hi Folks -- Anyone interested in a Pyglet presentation?

Casey Duncan casey at pandora.com
Tue Jul 15 11:21:58 MDT 2008


I'm happy to go with the flow. If people want to hear the pyglet  
presentation,
I'll be ready and happy to give it anytime.

-Casey

On Jul 15, 2008, at 11:16 AM, Matt Boersma wrote:

> We don't have an agenda for tomorrow night, so Casey if you're ready
> to talk about pyglet, the floor would be yours.  I just wasn't sure
> you were ready to go with it yet.
>
> I've read a couple books recently--"Foundations of Agile Development
> with Python" and "Practical Django by Example"--that I could recap if
> anyone's interested.  Or we can just socialize, eat, drink, and be
> merry.
>
>
> On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 10:57 AM, Neal McBurnett <neal at bcn.boulder.co.us 
> > wrote:
>> On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 09:19:54AM -0600, Matt Boersma wrote:
>>> I've played around with pyglet some.  i would love to see a
>>> presentation on pyglet--let's figure out the details tomorrow night.
>>
>> Do we have a topic for tomorrow night?  I don't see one at
>>
>> http://python.meetup.com/180/calendar/8169881/
>> or
>> http://wiki.python.org/moin/FrontRangePythoneers
>>
>> And we have a pyglet offer outstanding....
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Neal McBurnett                 http://mcburnett.org/neal/
>>
>>
>>> Matt
>>>
>>> On Mon, Jul 14, 2008 at 11:54 PM, Casey Duncan <casey at pandora.com>  
>>> wrote:
>>>> On Jul 14, 2008, at 11:28 PM, Paul Hummer wrote:
>>>>
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>>>>>> Just wanted to say hello. I'm glad to be back in the area and I
>>>>>> plan to come to the meeting this week. I wanted to offer myself  
>>>>>> as
>>>>>> a possible presenter for a future meeting. I've been doing some
>>>>>> coding with pyglet lately and I have a presentation I gave in San
>>>>>> Francisco about using it with OpenGL for graphics and games.
>>>>>
>>>>> Wow, what a coincidence.  I happen to be packaging pyglet for
>>>>> Debian/Ubuntu as we speak, and will move on to packaging Bruce  
>>>>> after
>>>>> that.  I'd like to see a presentation on it.
>>>>>
>>>>> The thing I like about pyglet over pygame or others is that it
>>>>> requires no compiling.  It works out of the box using ctypes.   
>>>>> It's
>>>>> not the fastest (obviously), but for something as cool as Bruce,  
>>>>> it
>>>>> works out really well.
>>>>
>>>> Yeah, the lack of compilation is very nice indeed. Ironically,  
>>>> I'm using
>>>> pyglet because of it's potential performance advantage over  
>>>> pygame/SDL.
>>>> Leveraging OpenGL features like vertex arrays, display lists and  
>>>> shaders can
>>>> give excellent performance even with no C code at all because you  
>>>> can
>>>> leverage the tremendous power of our current graphics cards.  
>>>> Granted you can
>>>> do much the same thing with pygame/PyOpenGL, but I find the
>>>> one-stop-shopping and ease of installation of pyglet a big-win  
>>>> over it, and
>>>> it's fun to watch it evolve.
>>>>
>>>> -Casey
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