Django REST Framework

Django REST Framework: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Presented at MelbDjango 0.9 on 6 Feb 2014

MySQL: Foreign Keys between InnoDB and MyISAM

Accidentally putting a foreign key between an InnoDB table and a MyISAM table results in an error "Cannot add or update a child row: a foreign key constraint fails"

Nginx proxy_pass to upstream Django always giving 400 Bad Request

I was setting up Django using Gunicorn behind an Nginx proxy the other day, and hit this problem which took a while to find an answer for ... all Django would do was return `400 Bad Request`

Squilla: Serving up Stored Procedures

A (somewhat sketchy) connector between HTTP and postgres stored procedures ...

Static Sites using jQuery to appear Dynamic

A couple of people have mentioned that while they like the idea of offloading their site to a CDN, they're not ready to have their site look like some relic from 1999 ...

Testing Django Performance

I presented at the MelbDjango user group on 11 July 2013, here's the slides and some quick scribblings re: the content of my talk, and the feedback from the Djangonauts present.

Tranquil APIs

Tranquil is a protocol framework which is designed to be very simple and very extensible.