Tag Archives: Python


  1. Primary Goal / Objective – “Learn to Program” in¬†Python. The emphasis is on “Programming” / “Software Development” and not on “Python”.
  2. Supporting Goal / Objective –¬†Build and Make Available (publicly) an Application Desktop and Mobile (preferably native for both iOS and Android). The purpose of the supporting goal is to

To Learn:

  1. Programming (starting with Python, but the objective is to learn “Programming” not to learn to “Program in Python” ONLY)
  2. Modern Application – Mobile is definitely one of the objective
  3. Publish an App (in the App Store and Marketplace)

– manzoor

  • Python
  • CoffeeScript
  • JavaScript
  • Ruby
  • Ruby on Rails
  • HTML5
  • Java

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PIL in virtualenv in Ubuntu v11.04

Ubuntu is running in a VM running in Virtual Box on a Mac

Issue: PIL does NOT have JPEG support
Solution: Find and Install libjpeg (more specifically libjpeg-dev) before building / deploying PIL
My issue was that I had already built / deployed PIL before I got libjpeg. So, for me the solution was:
  • Uninstall PIL
  • Figure out where libjpeg was deployed – (/usr/lib/x86
– manzoor