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Introducing .csv files and the Wing IDE [ID:243] (2/17)
 Ian Ozsvald
I am the co-founder of ShowMeDo (see http://showmedo.com/about), author of `The Screencasting Handbook <http://thescreencastinghandbook.com>`_ and the founder of the professional screencast production ...
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The aim of this series is to build a working tool which reads a .csv file, creates averages, writes a new .csv file and does so with some nice user-interface controls. To begin we need to know about .csv files (csv at wikipedia) and we need to test our choice of IDE - Wing IDE.
We check that Wing's IDE works by writing a simple file and we execute both from inside Wing and from the DOS command line. If you have trouble with the command line then you might find this Python Newbies on XP series useful - it shows you how to use the command line, it also introduces the PyDev (free) IDE in Eclipse. We also have other PyDev and SPE videos.
Task: create measured.csv as shown in the video, create the simple csvReader.py file and check that you can execute it.
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