Unpredictably periodic notes, Python and Web Development Edition March 12, 2022

A bunch of stuff?

I’ve probably mentioned Whitenoise for serving static assets from Django before, version 6.0 has been announced, dropping support for older versions of Django and adding support for Django 4.0, among other updates.

Optimizing Memory Usage in Python Applications looks like a good comprehensive guide to controlling memory usage in your python applications. Maybe you won’t need it, but when you do need it, you really need it.

If you are looking at a simple way to add backend scalability to your Django apps, Elastic Beanstalk is one way to go, this guide to Deploying a Django Application to Elastic Beanstalk is a good place to start learning what you need to know.

(https://brettterpstra.com/2018/06/19/macos-dialog-shortcut-keys/) MacOS Keyboard Shortcuts - great shortcuts for MacOS dialogs.