Year in Review

Source article: Year in Review Well it’s been a crazy roller coaster year for me. So this post is going to be the typical recap of what’s gone on with my life and my blog over the past year. I’m really happy with where I’m at both professionally and personally, and 2008 has been an […]

Users and the admin

Source article: Users and the admin So, for as long as I can remember the single most-frequently-asked question about the Django admin has been some variation of “how do I set a foreign key to User to automatically be filled in with request.user?” And for a while the answer was that you couldn’t do that, […]

Users and the admin

Source article: Users and the admin So, for as long as I can remember the single most-frequently-asked question about the Django admin has been some variation of “how do I set a foreign key to User to automatically be filled in with request.user?” And for a while the answer was that you couldn’t do that, […]

Users and the admin

Source article: Users and the admin So, for as long as I can remember the single most-frequently-asked question about the Django admin has been some variation of “how do I set a foreign key to User to automatically be filled in with request.user?” And for a while the answer was that you couldn’t do that, […]

Clarification for Confusion: Creating New Django Fields. Part 1

Source article: Clarification for Confusion: Creating New Django Fields. Part 1 Let’s say you’ve just published your first Django-based project. You’ve learned a lot, you know how to create a new app, views, forms, middleware, and template tags. That’s cool, but there is still much space for making your code cleaner and better-organized. One of […]

Starting a Django Conventions Project and Reference

Source article: Starting a Django Conventions Project and Reference During the last month I have proposed some conventions for Django, mostly in the realm of templates. In doing so I have looked around for other documented places where conventions are mentioned. I haven’t found a really good reference for Django conventions. Brian’s post was a […]