Decorators 101

Saurabh Sharma (~d3prof3t)




This talk covers the basics from functions to decorators in python. How can we make use of the power of decorators to apply the common functionality throughout the most part of our code.

Topics to be covered

  • Intro to functions
  • Functions as Objects
  • What are decorators
  • Understanding how they work
  • Useful Examples
  • Class Decorators

After all these topics you will good enough to start hacking on them and make your code mode DRY(Don't Repeat Yourself).


No prerequisites required as such, just a basic understanding of how functions in Python work.

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Speaker Info:

  • A Pythonista
  • Always looking to learn more and more
  • Been working in a startup for an year now
  • recently started with Open Source Contributions

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Section: Core Python
Type: Talks
Target Audience: Beginner
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