Virtualenvwrapper is a popular tool for the Django developer who works on several different projects at the same time. I have not seen much on the web about how this tool can also simplify your production setup, in particular Fabric and crontab. So here's a quick writeup...
The django-photologue project gets a new maintainer... me!
Sometimes your Django project will include applications whose unit tests will never pass. In this post, I will explain a quick fix for this, and, probably more usefully, try to explain how and why I developed the code.
A common requirement is to track changing trends: are visitors signing up? Has there been a sudden spike in forum posts? After spending some time rolling out my own solutions, I suddenly woke up and realised that I could use Munin to produce graphs like this: