Using Python str, datetime, lists and sets to group dates

Posted by: barbara | Date: Sep 21, 2008 | Category: Django Python
I'm in the process of writing my own blog app (project 'belleville'), one that will eventually replace the Wordpress blog that this site is using, and one of the things I need is a templatetag for the sidebar that lists archive dates, grouped by month - it should look ...

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RestView, via DjangoSnippets

Posted by: barbara | Date: Sep 21, 2008 | Category: Django
RestView - class for creating a view that dispatches based on request.method

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Django-friendly hosting

Posted by: barbara | Date: Sep 20, 2008 | Category: Django
Dang. I've been looking around for weeks, trying to find hosting for my Django blog app. So this morning I went ahead and signed up with an ISP that was a bit of a compromise (supported packages, but not as developer-friendly as I would like). Then this evening I found ...

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The pony I really want: a good signals tutorial

Posted by: barbara | Date: Sep 16, 2008 | Category: Django
Someone needs to write a good, clear, thorough tutorial on using signals in Django. They're either a highly powerful but underutilized tool, or a cool but completely useless feature - I haven't been able to figure out which yet. I mean, I get the concept, but what I really ...

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Cal Henderson at DjangoCon

Posted by: barbara | Date: Sep 15, 2008 | Updated: Sep 15, 2008 | Category: Django DjangoCon
This is the one everyone's been waiting for:

DjangoCon 2008 Keynote: Cal Henderson

Seriously, Cal's keynote was the highlight of the conference. :)

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