Quick tips how to enable pdb with django
Install cx-Oracle 5.2 on OSX (El Capitan), mostly for my reference
With the relase of El Capitan, Apple has enabled a new default security feature named System Integrity Protection, also called rootless. This may cause some apps, utilities, and scripts to not function at all, even with sudo privelege, root user enabled, or admin access. Oracle drivers seems one the these.
What does distinguishes an architect by a good architect, a developer from a good developer ?
Here's how I got through the installation and configuration of PostGIS on OS X (10.10 Yosemite).
Quick example how to create reusable parametric 'skipif' markers
How to connect to MSSQL from Python/Django using pyodbc; The idea is to use a stack that can be easiy replicable on a Linux box (my production target).
Locust and Django CSRF
In response to a set of recommendations I was presenting about an Enterprise Java solution architecture, a CTO once asked me: "Yeah, we've got this 2 GB EAR with 400+ WAR deployments inside. So what's the problem? The system still is completely functional!". My instant feeling was "Ok, this CTO himself is a much bigger problem than this EAR!"
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