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Category: Python

Posted in: Python, Software development, Django  —  June 19, 2012 at 01:42 PM
A response to "Things you should test" by Noah Sussman.
Posted in: Python, Django  —  May 29, 2012 at 02:44 PM
Django's CBVs are complex, unpythonic solutions to simple problems, (IMHO :-), here's why.
Posted in: Python, Web development, Django  —  May 19, 2012 at 02:12 PM
I've probably written lots of blog posts on this, so I can't claim 'x' = 1, and I've no idea what 'y' is...
Posted in: Python, Django, Christianity  —  April 20, 2012 at 09:46 AM
I launched my new Django Bible memorization site,
Posted in: Python, KDE, Linux  —  February 24, 2012 at 05:57 PM
TimeCult works well, and I wrote a script for converting KTimeTracker files.
Posted in: Python, Web development, Django  —  February 07, 2012 at 09:04 PM
How to do logging calls to Sentry asynchronously (until Sentry gets UDP support).
Posted in: Python, Web development, Django  —  January 18, 2012 at 10:53 AM
Some tips for keeping your Django apps lean and mean from the beginning, using lessons from django-fiber,
Posted in: Python, Software development, Web development, Django  —  September 19, 2011 at 12:52 PM
O gods of software development and operations, I have sinned. Your anger falls on me, and I feel your wrath...
Posted in: Python, Django  —  June 28, 2011 at 12:31 PM
Announcing django-easyfilters, a new library for Django, and a bit of heretical editorial about Django's ORM.
Posted in: Python  —  March 26, 2011 at 04:45 AM
First part of a series of posts that attempt to explain Python by the dissection method.
Posted in: Python, Software development, Django  —  January 10, 2011 at 04:43 PM
Writing good quality documentation for the software libraries you publish always matters. Otherwise, you are doing the world a disservice by publishing.
Posted in: Python, Web development, Django  —  December 24, 2010 at 12:40 PM
An app to help protect your customers' data when in development.
Posted in: Python, Software development, Django  —  November 20, 2010 at 04:29 AM
Class based views are very cool. I am starting to clean up an existing project using them, and lots of existing views are turning into declarative code. But it makes me worried about the ravioli effect.
Posted in: Python, Music, Linux  —  July 15, 2010 at 04:23 PM
I tend to use several music/media players, such as shell-fm, moc and Clementine. In order to be able to use the media buttons on my keyboard for pausing/skipping, I wrote this Python script to automatically route the commands to the right one.
Posted in: Python  —  May 06, 2010 at 11:41 PM
Using IPython deep inside a program...
Posted in: Python, Software development  —  February 12, 2010 at 03:51 PM
I discovered hgview, a really great replacement for hgk.
Posted in: Python, Software development  —  February 12, 2010 at 02:53 PM
How can I get the Mercurial Eclipse plugin to just recognise an existing folder as a Mercurial repository?
Posted in: Python, Django  —  January 02, 2010 at 10:08 PM
How I set up Eclipse to work with an existing project using virtualenv
Posted in: Python, Haskell, Web development, Django  —  November 09, 2009 at 03:45 PM
Based on my recent Haskell experience, I highlight some cases where I think static type checks provide a better testing mechanism than unit tests or other automated tests.
Posted in: Software development, Python, Linux  —  July 15, 2009 at 10:04 PM
A lot of discussion recently has missed the point: the big question is whether the terms of any software licence are really relevant to dynamic languages...