Posts for February 2010

Feb 17

Screencast - django-template-repl

Django-template-repl is a unique project aimed at providing debugging tools for the Django template language. I did a screencast to highlight its features.

Feb 03

Thread-Safe Object-Oriented Views in Django

An emerging design pattern in Django is the usage of class-based views. Writing views as classes is made possible by Python features that allow classes and objects to behave as callables, just like functions. They can help organize view code and promote reusability by offering a greater level of customization. However, callable objects sometimes have thread safety issues that developers are often not aware of.