Back home after PyCon6

Back from #PyCon6 where I gave a talk called “Art & Music VS AppEngine”, where I showed how we implemented some performance enhancement tricks on GAE to make it work smoothly on content intensive projects we developed along with our fellows at Google Creative Lab London. Here the slides for the talk:

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Spero di essere ancora così a 60 anni...

Bikes in the tunnel

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How to fix Django, Apache VirtualHost, mod_wsgi and DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE

I’ve spent countless hours trying to fix Django installations running on legacy Apache servers, these usually recurring every few months, a time span long enough to forget how the last fix was done. And for some reason, the docs are not mentioning this crucial features AT ALL! In the official Django + mod_wsgi documentation page, they don’t mention something so irrelevant such as THE MAIN DJANGO SETTINGS FILE?

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