Blog

Viewing posts for the category Python

Missing Documentation for Celery as a Daemon

Celery is really easy to set up on a development machine, but what is harder is running the workers reliably in production. the documentation expects you to understand linux services, or rc.d, and with little explanation presents a 200+ line init.d script. My needs are pretty modest. I have one task that creates a bunch of PDF files with reportlab and attaches them to an email. The only people who use this facility are a set of 4 staff members who work in the same office, and use the interface of the web application.

Facebook Integration

This article builds on the excellent tutorial at art and logic without the bootstrap css, but adding lots of screen shots. To have a function application that allows authentication through Facebook, the following tasks occur in order:

Recent Tweets

  • Jason Thorne

    Jason Thorne @jtho2607

    Windows XP. Microsoft should have an option to emulate XP when installing. https://t.co/sRzNisW3Ya
    1 month, 1 week ago

  • Jason Thorne

    Jason Thorne @jtho2607

    @AnnaCisecki Scott Ross and BRONWYN WILLIAMS have been organising a diamond sale for me. Could you confirm that these people work for you?
    1 month, 2 weeks ago

  • Jason Thorne

    Jason Thorne @jtho2607

    I just became a #Partner4Children! Join me and 11,000 others as we work together to end preventable child deaths. https://t.co/bcAlNQUx1Z
    3 months, 2 weeks ago