Temporary Slowdown

Published on September 22, 2009

So, it's been a couple of weeks since I did any real work on the site. There's more coming, promise. The slowdown is due to the birth of my 2nd daughter on 9/15. Everyone's happy and healthy, but writing just hasn't been my top priority ...

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Articles Migrated!

Published on August 13, 2009

Just now, I finished up migrating the vast majority of the articles I've written for other sources over to the new site. Some of them weren't even on the old site!

For now, clicking "Articles" in the navigation bar across the top will get you a rather dry ...

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Moving Right Along: New Site Features

Published on August 11, 2009

Now that I've gotten my CSS-based horizontal navigation bar in place, there's a logical spot to put navigation that allows easy browsing to the major parts of the site: the blog, the code, and the articles. I'll move on to editing the sidebar to contain navigation based ...

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TinyMCE and Static File Optimization Working

Published on August 6, 2009

Ok, so I was supposed to be working on RSS feeds, and that's what I'll be doing for the remainder of this evening, but I really wanted to get two (related) things figured out: I wanted to use the TinyMCE editor to create entries, and I wanted to ...

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Templates, URLConf, Django Generic Views, and more.

Published on August 3, 2009

In trying to add more features from the 2nd Edition of "Practical Django Projects" to LinuxLaboratory.org, I really feel like chapter 6 has put me through the wringer so far, and I'm only about 2/3 through! There are a few bugs in that chapter already, and I ...

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