Send Django Exceptions to DPaste

Posted on Sun 09 December 2007 in Dispatches • Tagged with development, django, programming, python • 1 min read

Michael Trier points out a cool new feature in Django that is awesome for debugging. On Django error pages (with DEBUG turned on) there is now a button that will automatically post the contents to dpaste. Very nice, indeed.

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Posted on Wed 19 September 2007 in Dispatches • Tagged with django, holiday, pirate, python • 1 min read

Ahoy, mateys! Today be the official Talk Like A Pirate Day and the Ministry o’ Intrigue will be celebrating by servin’ up all me text as pirate speak fer the duration.

This be accomplished by activatin’ a piece o’ Django middleware as suggested in thar Django Master Class and I …

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Fun With Django Feeds

Posted on Fri 03 August 2007 in Dispatches • Tagged with atom, development, django, howto, python, rss • 5 min read

I would like to take a moment to show you how easy it is to create feeds in Django, and the easiest way to do that is by example. For brevity’s sake, I’m going to use a simplified version of a Django-powered blog. So, let’s say you …

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Django Rocks My World

Posted on Wed 09 August 2006 in Dispatches • Tagged with assorted geekery, development, django, python, tech • 4 min read

So as I mentioned before I’ve been learning Python, and it has been a lot of fun. It says something that I can spend all day at work writing code, only getting up from the computer to scavenge the vending machines, but when the end of the day comes …

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