Jacob Kaplan-Moss

17 items tagged โ€œpycon2007โ€

๐Ÿ“Œ PyCon Wireless Network

Seanโ€™s write-up of how he pulled off the wireless networking at PyCon this year. This should be required reading for anyone holding a geek conference; PyConโ€™s network coverage was *far* better than any other conference Iโ€™ve ever been at. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Re: Best Practices for Distributing Lucene Indexing and Searching

From the horseโ€™s mouth, the best practices for distributing Lucene indexes. #

๐Ÿ“Œ CollectionDistribution - Solr Wiki

How to correctly distribute a Lucene index. #

๐Ÿ“Œ CPS Project: NXLucene

Another Lucene-based web service tool (this one based on Plone) #

๐Ÿ“Œ Isilon Systems

A networked storage appliance on top of BSD. Looks pretty sane. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Welcome to Hadoop!

Attempting to build an open-source clone of Google. Yes, you read that right. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Welcome to pyglet

โ€œPyglet is a cross-platform gaming / multimedia library written in pure Python.โ€ Built on OpenGL. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Welcome to Solr

Lucene as a search server. XML/JSON APIs, web administration interface. Java servlets (yech), but probably a lot easier than PyLucene. #

๐Ÿ“Œ pythong.org.

These guys have some interesting ideas about Python Packaging. #

๐Ÿ“Œ PyCon - WebLion - Trac

Some notes from various PyCon sessions. #

๐Ÿ“Œ svn-foreign

A tool to review an svn repository with new files/conflicts and quickly decide what to do with them. Pretty nifty. #

๐Ÿ“Œ pydoctor

YA python to API doc tool. But this oneโ€™s by mwh, so itโ€™s likely a cut above. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Voting Research

Pingโ€™s page on his voting research. Some hackers hack code, others hack democracy. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Capability Myths Demolished

From Brett Cannonโ€™s talk on his proposed Python security system. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Connectors for the NdbApi in Launchpad

Low-level database connectors for MySQL. Essentially you get to use a relational database without SQL. Could be very interesting when combined with an ORM. #

๐Ÿ“Œ PythonTestingToolsTaxonomy - Cheesecake - Trac

An amazing breakdown of the various Python testing tools -- there are even more of them then web frameworks! #

๐Ÿ“Œ Application Traffic Management, Application Security

Commercial (and expensive) load balancer (++) #