Access official Python documentation via Unity Python Docs lens
Python is a "general-purpose, high-level programming language whose design philosophy emphasizes code readability, its syntax is said to be clear and expressive.Python has a large and comprehensive standard library".
Users interested in learning, mastering and/or improving Python are to usually acquire Python-related informations from books, online tutorials, etc, furthermore, the official documentation (located on http://docs.python.org/ ) offers a massive step-by-step documentation, carefully explaining and presenting topics ranging from
What's new in Python 2.7? to
Python HOWTOs, etc, and to more advanced subjects, such as
Extending and Embedding,
Python/C API, etc.
Unity Python Docs lens "links" the mentioned official documentation with the Dash, by populating the Dash with http://docs.python.org items, allowing users to easily search topics-of-interest directly from the Dash.
Accessing desired Python documentation's bits is as simple as opening the lens, typing a preferred word and clicking on the relevant searched&found item, action that will open it via the default web-browser.
How do we install Unity Python Docs lens 12.07?
Add the following PPA (Precise)
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pablorubianes-uy/pythondoc
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install pythondoc-lens
then, restart the computer.
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