The remaining chapters of this book focus on the different areas of the Python library.
Most of the material presented is based on Python’s online documentation. However, a number of significant changes have been made:
In some cases, the documentation has been condensed to fit in a more compact format. This has been done to streamline the discussion and make the book more “portable.”
In certain cases, the documentation has been greatly expanded. For instance, coverage of operating systems and network-related modules includes additional information drawn from standards documents and systems programming texts. In the online documentation, much of this information is only referred to by reference.
In most cases, different examples have been ...