Kurt McKee

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When I switched to Windows Terminal and Powershell, Python's REPL stopped tracking my command history. Hacking the registry fixed the problem.

Code styles are the result of personal preferences, past experiences, and code editor settings (and plugins!). Discussing code style in code reviews is unproductive. Put code style checks in pre-commit hooks where they belong.

Monkeypatching is a common word among Python programmers. But what is it?

This post is an introduction to monkeypatching.