Way to go, PyOhio!

Two weekends ago I attended and gave a talk at PyOhio 2014.

I'm really quite impressed with the how well organized this free conference was. The talks were high caliber. The conference drew attendees from a pretty wide area. Most folks I ran into were from outside of Ohio ...

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An API that tries too hard

The purpose of this post is to make a point about the dangers of excessive automation

Let me emphasize: the purpose of this post if not to criticize ConfigParser in particular, but to make a point about the API over design. ConfigParser is an old project and if it was ...

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A little web application for keeping an eye on things

Date Tags Web

There are a lot of things I'd keep an eye on, if it was easier, including:

  • Nagios problem summaries
  • Various plots showing metrics for our hosted applications
  • finance.google.com
  • social network feeds
  • ...

I could keep web pages open, but that takes too much space. What I want is ...

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