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Code, math, and other things I find useful

Using syntastic with vim (and a vim bug on OSX)

Syntastic is a syntax checking plugin for vim that supports many different languages. I decided to give it a try in my current vim setup for my current projects written in python. Additionally, I decided to try out flake8, a wrapper for pyflakes, pep8 and mccabe.

Setting up flake8 is ...

Setting up python in virtualenv for data analysis on OSX

I have decided to use python for my research code as I have become fed up with needing an internet connection to work with Matlab and not being able to check out a license for toolboxes I need (e.g. the statistics toolbox) right before a paper deadline. I have ...