Weeknotes: Web Development February 28, 2021

More Python and Django Programming

by Dave on Feb. 28, 2021, 1:41 p.m.

Quick list of things I have been learning.

Speed Up Your Django Tests looks like a great collection of info on getting the most out of your tests.

Great tweet thread about mocking database (or not) (https://twitter.com/webology/status/1363898407388119049)

Trivia, how to insert Command Key symbol ⌘PLACE OF INTEREST SIGN Unicode: U+2318, UTF-8: E2 8C 98 (https://best-mac-tips.com/2013/01/29/insert-command-symbol-mac-os-x/)

Add extra info to Django Admin change pages https://til.simonwillison.net/django/extra-read-only-admin-information

Using environment variables in python. (https://www.doppler.com/blog/environment-variables-in-python) and Python-dotenv (https://github.com/theskumar/python-dotenv)