Delivered once every Week. No Spam Ever.

Issue - 13

Worthy Read

Instagram operates at a scale unprecedented and is one of the largest users of Python/Django. In this video Carl talks about Django usage @instagram . What modification they made to Django and Why ?, How Django usage evolved over the years at instagram and more.

Jasper Bryant-Greene shows us the usage of server-side cursors, which allow one to stream rows from the database server and process them on-the-fly.

David shares his list of command line alias for Django development. Curator's note - Caution making alias for dot and double dot.

Reliably deliver your emails with a quick and simple API or SMTP integration. Try for Free. Note - Check out the django integration of sendgrid and you can send 12,000 emails per month and store 2,000 contacts free.

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives.

Adrienne Domingus shows us the basis of URL routing in Django, followed by urlparse library to manipulate / parse url fragments and finally adding new params to Querydict.

Previously we had shared video from live stream. Now the individual talks have been uploaded. Have a look.


reset_migrations - 4 Stars, 0 Fork
Clean up Django migrations with just one press.

heroku-django - 4 Stars, 0 Fork
A 'press play' script for setting up your Django environment and deploying it to Heroku. All you have to do is source YOUR-PROJECT-NAME YOUR-HEROKU-APP-NAME, and then fill in your Django admin user details when prompted.

asyncdemo - 4 Stars, 0 Fork
Demo code for Async Task with Django Channels at PyCon Canada 2016.