To allow Django to send email using smptlib, use NetInfo Manager to create a new machine whose name corresponds to the output of hostname, so that socket.gethostbyname(socket.gethostname()) returns something. (useful for laptops whose local DNS server may not know about… Continue Reading
I need to get this book for Luke…
It’s not news, but this particular bit is: Simon just released an add-on to Django to do OpenId consumer sign-on. It just works. I’m impressed. See also this talk of his about OpenID.
Not that anyone cares. Don’t know what our calendar was thinking.
I’m on the program committee for OSCON, and I just got word that we have some slots available for some good talks. Advanced topics (PyPy, IronPython, other stuff) would be great. Let me know if you’re interested or you know… Continue Reading
Fascinating to see who other French people living in Vancouver and Calgary voted for. 12.1% for Jose Bove. And it’s stats on 1001 votes, so Arlette Laguiller got .3 votes, and three others shared sub-unitary votes. Hmm…
I’d love to be able to use my new Apple remote control as the interface to Snapstream’s BeyondTV. Which would maybe be doable if the Hauppage IR receiver can receive the Apple signal. Is that possible?
Last night, I went to pick up Hugo from his best friend’s house. As usual in these scenarios, the drive home is all about the game they were playing. This one was fascinating, but not unusual. Hugo: So we were… Continue Reading
I installed and tweaked a new theme on the blog. Let me know if I broke something in the process.
1:37 PM Arrived at FedEx location ANCHORAGE, AK 9:02 PM In transit SHANGHAI CN 10:26 AM Left origin SHANGHAI CN 10:22 AM Picked up SHANGHAI CN 9:06 AM Package data transmitted to FedEx