New Django mercurial mirrors aimed at production servers

Source article: New Django mercurial mirrors aimed at production servers When Django was still using subversion, I used to mirror stable branches (1.2 when I started, 1.4 recently). This worked well and I could clone those repositories on production servers, and then it was just a matter of ‘hg pull -u’ to bring updates/fixes. Now.. […]

Neo 4J Graph Database

Source article: Neo 4J Graph Database In this post, I will give a brief introduction to Neo 4J database, installation and basic usage with JAVA . Firstly, Neo4J is a NO-SQL database. It is used to store data in the form of a graph data structure , i.e. a structure having nodes and edges(called relationships) […]

Neo 4J Graph Database

Source article: Neo 4J Graph Database In this post, I will give a brief introduction to Neo 4J database, installation and basic usage with JAVA . Firstly, Neo4J is a NO-SQL database. It is used to store data in the form of a graph data structure , i.e. a structure having nodes and edges(called relationships) […]

Unofficial mercurial mirror for Django that works

Source article: Unofficial mercurial mirror for Django that works The documentation for Django mentions an “official” mirror for mercurial. Django got us used to a very high standard when it comes to quality. Unfortunately, this is exactly the contrary for this mirror. It’s quite often broken, or not updated, or both. The last itch is […]

Coding from the inside

Source article: Coding from the inside Some time ago, a message on the Evennia mailing list asked about “softcode” support in Evennia. Softcode, a defacto standard in the MUX/MUCK/MUSH/MOO world, is conceptually a “safe” in-game scripting language that allows Players to extend the functionality of things without having access to the server source. Now, Evennia […]

Scaling Your Clouds

Source article: Scaling Your Clouds My post yesterday seems to have gotten all the cloud fanboy’s panties into a twist, so I figured I’d give them something else to rage about. There were lots of claims that without the cloud you can’t scale, or you dont have redundancy, or you can’t come up with the […]

Scaling Your Clouds

Source article: Scaling Your Clouds My post yesterday seems to have gotten all the cloud fanboy’s panties into a twist, so I figured I’d give them something else to rage about. There were lots of claims that without the cloud you can’t scale, or you dont have redundancy, or you can’t come up with the […]

Scaling Your Clouds

Source article: Scaling Your Clouds My post yesterday seems to have gotten all the cloud fanboy’s panties into a twist, so I figured I’d give them something else to rage about. There were lots of claims that without the cloud you can’t scale, or you dont have redundancy, or you can’t come up with the […]