urllib3

Today I learned about the urllib3 module. The biggest feature (from my point of view) is that this one can properly validate SSL sessions. more…

forgetfulness-based development

You're probably familiar with eXtreme Programming, and branch-based development, and agile development. But I've discovered that I've been using a new technique recently, that I call Forgetfulness-Based Development. The way it works is this: I come up with something insanely complicated, that takes me weeks to get my head around …

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PyCon2007, Buildbot

I just got back from PyCon. Highly inspirational as always, saw some fascinating projects and some thought-provoking keynotes. r0ml's talk in particular has me thinking about how to structure code as a narrative, trying to bring the world of human-to-human communication and the world of human-to-machine communication closer together. He …

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