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Course: Python Context Managers and the "with" Statement
ashokbayana369 on May 7, 2019
Nice explanation of Context Managers..:)
Wiggers on May 8, 2019
I like this as I only looked at it because I didn’t know what it was and now I understand!
Dan Bader RP Team on May 9, 2019
You’re welcome, that’s great to hear :)
Tim Pozza on May 12, 2019
Detailing the various approaches in context really helps to understand the concept and how one might arrive at an implementation with respect to their own, or a community’s coding knowledge. The possible trouble of using an obscure approach since having its roots revealed is avoided by the awareness of what’s going on and how those who don’t know might get lost in an implementation that’s too far removed syntactically from the underlying logic. Without these videos even saying that would be impossible. Thanks for yet another insight.
rikhuygen on May 15, 2019
Very nice tutorial which clearly explains the concept.
I wonder however how useful this is for database or socket connections which are usually ‘open’ for a longer time, especially sockets. Using this scheme every time you want to write/ read to a socket is probably very expensive. Is there a pattern to use here or is this just not the task for a ‘with’ statement?
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