Initially Davi tried the obvious thing: hacking something together using …
…Everyone knows how useful the multiprocessing module is and that processes are the best approach in Python for dealing with CPU bound workloads (because you don't have to worry about the GIL).
However, using a pre-fork model is also a great way of building stateless web applications. If you have to handle a lot of requests, but you don't have to handle a very large number simultaneously, pre-forked processes are fine. The upside is that the code is both easy to read (because it doesn't …
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Inspired by a xkcd comic , Peter Norvig , of at and all around interesting and nice guy, has created an above par code kata involving a regex program that demonstrates the core inner loop of many successful systems profiled on HighScalability.
The original code is at xkcd 1313: , which comes up with an algorithm to find a short regex that matches the winners and not the losers from two arbitrary lists. The Python code… Golf
Passion for programming a must, daily stand-ups, etc.
Knowledge of relational database design, SQL.
Experience with Agile methodologies
Working knowledge of version control systems, SVN, Git.
Experience with test driven development
Knowledge of Eclipse would be an advantage
Knowledge of …
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…existing shell scripts, make targets, rake tasks,constructions, and Python hacks that people copy and paste into their dotfiles repo, with a classical unix flair.
Here's a very quick example: % lsrc /home/mike/.zshrc:/home/mike/.dotfiles/zshrc % rcup linking /home/mike/.zshrc
This blog post demonstrates the features, but you may want to install rcm and run through the tutorial too.
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Once unified, we extended the suite with support for …
…Phusion Passenger is a fast and robust web server and application server for over 350.000 websites ., Python, and . Passenger takes a lot of complexity out of deploying web apps, and adds powerful enterprise-grade features that are useful in production. High-profile companies such as , , , , , etc are already using it, as well as
Yesterday,announced an Out-Of-Band garbage …