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PYer (3462)

Hello everyone! You may have heard some chatter around repl talk about a new project, "PyAssist". The @PyAssistDevs team is working on developing a bot that will answer questions on python. (If you're interested in joining the team, please ping @Pyer01 underneath) But, to make a good list of Q's and A's, we need to understand possible things the community thinks would make a good list. I know, it's kind of ironic asking for questions in the ask board. So, any ideas to simple (or complicated) questions we should have an answer to?

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PyCoder01 (41)

Ping me instead I changed my name now I'm @PyCoder01

Bookie0 (3978)

whats the best progamming language?

why did the chicken cross the road?

why? just why?

why indentation in python?

who made python?

who was Guido Van Rossum?

when was python made?

how was python made?

what language was python made?

tutorials on python? (then the answer could just be some links; eg: w3 schools, gfg, real python, etc.)

functions in python?

classes in python?

variables in python?

how to make your python coding better? (hehe link: https://repl.it/talk/learn/Add-ons-to-your-Python-code-to-make-it-better/35792)

is python good?


well yea a bunch of questions maybe you'll like 'em ;)

Coder100 (8676)

What is the meaning of life

PYer (3462)

okay, adding it right now. @Coder100

JackLesher (5)

I bet the answer is 42.

DynamicSquid (3609)

@Coder100 lol programmers don't have lives smh

CholsreaMMOS (0)

@JackLesher no that the answer to "what is the meaning of life existing and everything" not "the meaning of life"

JackLesher (5)

@CholsreaMMOS I fail to see why you needed to point that out...

dabs364 (275)

@PYer01 I want to join. Can help in python js

potatojs (804)

you can go to the wikipedia front page and you'll find a lot of topics :)
my own questions:
why potatoes are so so Tasty?
what is AI?
how AI works?
why is it useful?
how different computer parts(RAM, CPU, GPU...)works?
what is an algorithm?
how to web work?

k9chelsea2 (654)

why are cactus' so evil,
why do squids act like squids,
why do cookies be so pog,
whats a question?
e?
oof?
why is zwack such a boomer?
irerfiewgyfijffr?

JosephSanthosh (1192)

Dude your questions are so op! HAHA! @k9chelsea2

PyCoder01 (41)

@k9chelsea2 No off topic questions, only questions about python

octopyBot (263)

@k9chelsea2 haha cookies are forever pogging inside their chocolate chips

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 1 pyer is this your other account and also yes i would love to join. also a list of basic syntax errors would be cool, and also an indenter guide.

PyCoder01 (41)

@octopyBot I'm inspired by him this is not his alt

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 oh, ok then can I join?

PYer (3462)

I'll add basic python exceptions with descriptions. good idea. @octopyBot

PyCoder01 (41)

@octopyBot What will you contribute to the project?

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 well im not sure. what do you want me to contribute to the project?

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 also will it be like a chatbot in the shell or a discord bot bcos I cant help if its the second one

PyCoder01 (41)

@octopyBot And will you working on the website with html? with @PYer

PyCoder01 (41)

@octopyBot Py_Assist is a python assistant

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 yes I can do python QNAs

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 ok but in-shell or on a discord bot or any other bot with flask and that stuff?

PYer (3462)

I'm thinking about adding a discord bot, with a flask website, and also a search stack overflow feature. I assume you can do (or learn) those aspects? @octopyBot

octopyBot (263)

@PYer yes I can do stack overflow feature

Felixelgato0235 (0)

I need help im trying to create a zombie game on this app and its not acepting any codes

sylashur (48)

I can help get answers to questions about brainf*** and Artificial Intelligence.

PyCoder01 (41)

@sylashur Py_Assist is a Python assistant

sylashur (48)

@PyCoder01 Pshhhhhh, who says you can't make brainf*** in Python?

JosephSanthosh (1192)

Could you help get answers for AI? @sylashur

PyCoder01 (41)

@JosephSanthosh You were not helping so I kicked you, you can come back if you want to help. Currently nobody is helping me. @PYer hasn't been online for 2 weeks. And there are bugs in the program, if you would like to help you can come. I really need the help.

JosephSanthosh (1192)

I'll try, I have 11 school courses and a huge huge project I'm in right now! @PyCoder01

PyCoder01 (41)

@JosephSanthosh friend me on discord, PyCoder01#8285, actually I'm working on an animation that I need help with, I'm taking a break off Py_Assist right now. And what is your huge, huge, project?

PyCoder01 (41)

@JosephSanthosh And I'm worried about time zones, I'm est

PyCoder01 (41)

@JosephSanthosh Your time zone is 3 hours earlier.

JosephSanthosh (1192)

Sorry I don't have discord, what sort of an animation in which language? This project is a tutorial center which I'm starting with @poetaetoes, it's called FutureInPython Tutorials. How do you know my time zone? @PyCoder01

poetaetoes (284)

@JosephSanthosh im doing rn so i cant talk to u

poetaetoes (284)

@JosephSanthosh coding*. My sis helping me on my game

poetaetoes (284)

@poetaetoes so its not the original rpe

JosephSanthosh (1192)

The bckg should be brighter though and the letters overlap, good job! @poetaetoes

poetaetoes (284)

@JosephSanthosh oh i think your on the wrong one

PyCoder01 (41)

@JosephSanthosh The lang is Python and you told me your time zone before. And I would love to join FutureInPython! I'm a Python intermediate.

PyCoder01 (41)

@JosephSanthosh OMG @poetaetoes GOES TO MIT!!! COULD SHE JOIN PY_ASSIST I THINK SHE WOULD FIX THE BUGS!

CholsreaMMOS (0)

I've seen a few games that have leaderboards from other users and would like to implement that to my own game. I've looked around and haven't found any answers and was hoping you guys could help.
basically I would like a way of taking an end score from every user, compare to find the lowest (or highest) and print the top 3 (or more) when it starts, ends or access leaderboard ect.
it would be really useful for almost ALL of the games I make and would really appreciate if you can tell me how, or if they are fake

Galoogle (0)

whats matplotlib

Leroy01010 (373)

Why is why called why?

retronbv (96)

Noooo y would you do this to meee @Leroy01010

retronbv (96)

MY ONLY WEAKNESS NOOOOO @Leroy01010

Leroy01010 (373)

why is your prof pic origami? he he he @retronbv

retronbv (96)

Not origami, it’s google firebase logo animated. (By me) @Leroy01010

Leroy01010 (373)

cool how did you do it!?!?!/ @retronbv

Leroy01010 (373)

BUT HOW DID YOU DO IT?!?!!?1?!!?!!??!?!!? @retronbv

retronbv (96)

in a animating program I bought @Leroy01010

Leroy01010 (373)

what is it called though? @retronbv

retronbv (96)

I forget it was 2 yrs ago @Leroy01010

retronbv (96)

Lol sorry. BUT I did manage to make a dumb version on scratch.mit.edu, using their project editor @Leroy01010

HahaYes (1219)

@retronbv bruh please don't invite peeps to repls without permission from the user pls

retronbv (96)

They told me to tell you I promise @HahaYes

retronbv (96)

That they told me to tell you to join that reply @HahaYes

HahaYes (1219)

@retronbv no I'm not going to join don't ping random peeps to join a repl please.

PyCoder01 (41)

@FluidCycling well what will you do other than the website, tell me what you can do not what you can't

FluidCycling (60)

@Pyer01 Well I can export py assist to discord! and then I can find u someone whos really good at html!

FluidCycling (60)

@Pyer01 I can export it from node.js!

PyCoder01 (41)

@FluidCycling I already did I made a discord bot that runs Py_Assist, but I need help with the bot please

PyCoder01 (41)

@FluidCycling oh you can't do the bot in python?

PyCoder01 (41)

@FluidCycling ok I'll invite you in 10 min

PyCoder01 (41)

@FluidCycling How long have you been coding?

PyCoder01 (41)

@FluidCycling How long have you been coding for?

PyCoder01 (41)

@FluidCycling When you join go to view all repls in the team

PyCoder01 (41)

@FluidCycling Your music bot doesn't work so you can't join

FluidCycling (60)

@Pyer01 Really! Try uploading it on to discord bro!

PyCoder01 (41)

@PYer got bored of the project he quit ;( I need help

PyCoder01 (41)

@CodeLongAndPros I was commenting I don't know why it went under his comment? and I won't spam

PDanielY (1092)

Are you looking for developers plus any plans to extend it to more than Python?

PyCoder01 (41)

@PDanielY We are looking for devs and it will be just python for a while then html

PYer (3462)

Guys, thanks for all the questions and recruits! We'll hopefully have everything that's new here added by the end of the day. Maybe the next morning too. Thanks for all the support!

PyCoder01 (41)

@PYer This is private we'll talk in the team repl ok?

Codemonkey51 (864)

@Pyer01 can I join


also my questions for the question bot (some are for python noobs (most are lmfao)):
1) how do classes work?
2) what is a meta class?
3) what are decorators?
4) how do decorators work?
5) how do I use exponents?
6) how do I check if the file was imported or run by itself?
7) is python compiled?
8) how do lambdas work?
9) what's the difference between python3 and python2
10) how do I do fileio?
11) how do I get user input?
12) how do I upload modules to pypi? (python related)
13) how do I import stuff?
14) how do I make web requests?

Hope you like them

PYer (3462)

I can't believe it. We've been working for hours straight, and not one of those questions is on there. @Codemonkey51

PyCoder01 (41)

@Codemonkey51 Work on the Q & A part of the project you are invited

PyCoder01 (41)

@Codemonkey51 ok wait a min Don't edit anything

Codemonkey51 (864)

Haven't received the invite yet once I get it I will @Pyer01

HarperframeInc (344)

I heard you needed help with a site @PYer. I'm moderately experienced with Flask and HTML/CSS/JS

PYer (3462)

Ummm... I'm doing all right by myself. Pyer01 isn't onbaord with a flask site either way. IDK. Feel free to ping him for an invite. I'll take the help if he lets you in. @HarperframeInc

PYer (3462)

@octopyBot Hey, change of plans (about the discord)! Can you come back to the repl to talk?

octopyBot (263)

@PYer sure dude did you delete the team or did you kick me out, either ways why

PYer (3462)

oh i think you might have been kicked by @Pyer01. @octopyBot Anyways, we're going back to making a discord bot. @Pyer01 can you add him back in if you did kick him?

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 did you delete the team on accident then? either ways, PYer make a new team or invite me again pls

PyCoder01 (41)

This is a Python assistant no off topic questions allowed

PattanAhmed (1103)
  • What if Git and Github reversed their powers?
  • Why is Python programming language called Python?
  • Why do Python and JavaScript always trendy in the market than others?
  • What if Repl.it changed its name?
  • Why are Eggs Egg-shaped?
  • Why is food in the Snake game always called Apple?
  • Why do Ducks quack?
  • What if Linux mint gets popular than Windows?
  • Why can't we breathe underwater?
  • Can anyone make an app that gets more downloads than Google?
  • Mac PC or Windows PC is best for Programming?
  • Why is the Flatron Programming language almost went extinct?
  • Why are people terrified of Errors?
  • What if Social media apps were not free?
  • Expensive Cars or Expensive motorcycles?
  • What is the difference between a hotdog and a sausage?
  • Why cats are said enemies to dogs?
  • Does it take 18 months for twins to be born?
  • Is this enough?

urm... Pretty close to the end but not at the end...

PyCoder01 (41)

@PattanAhmed No off topic questions only questions about python

PattanAhmed (1103)

@Pyer01 Oh!
You better should say that before!
Thanks

PattanAhmed (1103)

@Pyer01 Now,
Is it compulsory for me to edit?
Thanks

PyCoder01 (41)

@PYer join the team repl as soon as possible

PyCoder01 (41)

I will invite you in an hour

PyCoder01 (41)

@octopyBot your job is to work on the html website you have been selected

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 uuuhh... I don't know html. sorry, but can I be on a python bit of it?

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 sorry but im sort of useless unless you have somepython things for me to do, non screen

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 oof why? do you not have any other jobs for me? like the only thing were doing is flask and/or html? I thought this was pyAssist?

PyCoder01 (41)

@Pyer01 if not you are rejected

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 YES BOI I SAID I CAN!!

PyCoder01 (41)

@octopyBot Chill and ok give me a Q & A if it is good you can join if not, Rejected

PYer (3462)

Well, I think he can offer a lot of stuff. He can help with an interactive website, and a discord bot. @Pyer01

PyCoder01 (41)

@PYer Ok ok I'll left him in, So we will create a discord server? and he will create a bot? I'll let him in then.

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 what is lambda, decorators, matplotlib. how to do data modeling, PYQT5, flask and discord

PyCoder01 (41)

@octopyBot I that a question or are you asking me I let you in already you'll do a discord bot for the server

octopyBot (263)

@Pyer01 why are we doing a discord bot in the first place? I can do it, just curious.

Coder100 (8676)

ok list in 3.. 2.. 1..

  • What is the best language?
  • Static or Dynamic?
  • Compiled or Interpreted?
  • C or C++?
  • Java or C#?
  • Repl.it or glitch? (sorry this is an easy problem)
  • Heroku or Linode?
  • Debian or Ubuntu?
  • Windows or Mac?
  • VScode or Vim?
SixBeeps (3058)

@Coder100

VScode or Vim?

VS, Sublime, MonoDevelop, JetBrains, Eclipse, NetBeans, CodeBlocks, NetBeans, Notepad++, Geany, BlueJ, Emacs, Vi, Nano, literally any other IDE: Am I a joke to you?

octopyBot (263)

@SixBeeps yes your a joke to me what else would you be no of course not! those are good...