For 2021 - online Python 3 training - see ((here)).
Our plans were to retire in summer 2020 and see the world, but Coronavirus has lead us into a lot of lockdown programming in Python 3 and PHP 7. We can now offer tailored online training - small groups, real tutors - works really well for groups of 4 to 14 delegates. Anywhere in the world; course language English.
Please ask about private 'maintenance' training for Python 2, Tcl, Perl, PHP, Lua, etc.
Our most Visited Solution Pages PHP and MySQL
Uploading images, storing them in MySQL database, and accessing them - all from PHP. [view]
Running processes in parallel through Python's threading capability. [view]
Apache httpd and Apache Tomcat
There are many ways of getting the Apache httpd web server to talk to the Apache Tomcat appliaction server. Learn the pros and cons of the various options. [view]
Linux, Unix and OS X
Why partition ('slice") that nice big 250Gbyte hard drive into a series of smaller logical units? We explain. [view]
If you're wanting to see if a string is in the right format in Java, or you want to extract a vital element from some text, chances are you'll want to use a regular expression. [view]
Tcl, Tk and Expect
Do you want to load test your software before you release it to the world? The expect extension to Tcl lets you do so - down to the realsitic simulation of different typing speeds of different operators. [view]
There's a lot of talk about Ruby being a langauge for the future, of "Pragmatic Programming" and of "Rails". What exactly is Ruby and Rails? [view]
It doesn't have private, protected, package or public ... but it has my, our @ISA and bless. If Perl really an Object Oriented language? [view]
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