Our journey to type checking 4 million lines of Python | Dropbox Tech Blog


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Dropbox is a big user of Python. It’s our most widely used language both for backend services and the desktop client app (we are also heavy users of Go, TypeScript, and Rust). via Pocket
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yesterday by funkatron
Dropbox’s journey to type checking 4 million lines of Python
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I guess this is the kind of thing you can do when you hire the [creator of Python](https://www.python.org/~guido/) to be on your team.
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4 days ago by thingles
Dropbox is a big user of Python. It’s our most widely used language both for backend services and the desktop client app (we are also heavy users of Go, TypeScript, and Rust).
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9 days ago by joshleeb
Dropbox is a big user of Python. It’s our most widely used language both for backend services and the desktop client app (we are also heavy users of Go,…
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12 days ago by tonyandrewmeyer
Dropbox is a big user of Python. It’s our most widely used language both for backend services and the desktop client app (we are also heavy users of Go,…
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12 days ago by aviflax