Category: Web development

Haskell Blog Rewrite - Session 7

Posted in: Haskell, Web development

I am really stubborn, so I never completely gave up on my little pet project of re-writing my blog as a Haskell CGI app. I also didn’t give up on using my budget host. (Partly because I have even less money than before). So, the saga continues…

Django, Python 2.5 and memory usage

Posted in: Web development, Django, Python

After reading that in Python 2.5 some big memory leaks are fixed, I just switched a Django site from Python 2.4 to Python 2.5. I wasn’t disappointed — the combined memory usage of my Apache processes (which are using mod_python) went from 100Mb to 60Mb. So, for anyone else wanted to conserve memory, this is the first thing I’d suggest!