Python: Interesting Packages

Instantly make your loops show a smart progress meter – just wrap any iterable with tqdm(iterable), and you’re done!

from tqdm import tqdm
for i in tqdm(range(10000)):

MPIRE (MultiProcessing Is Really Easy)

MPIRE, short for MultiProcessing Is Really Easy, is a Python package for multiprocessing, but faster and more user-friendly than the default multiprocessing package. It combines the convenient map like functions of multiprocessing.Pool with the benefits of using copy-on-write shared objects of multiprocessing.Process, together with easy-to-use worker state, worker insights, and progress bar functionality.

Full documentation is available at