Finally got around to finishing this rather long but very intriguing article on the history of the corporation. The points near the end on time are excellent. Must remember this.
Python has wonderful logging package. It is possibly one of the most useful yet widely misused and misunderstood packages in the Python standard library. I learned to use the logging package by reading the documentation and writing applications that use logging. Along the way I have encountered some libraries and frameworks that, shall we say, use the logging package in ways that are less than helpful to a developer who may wish to incorporate those libraries into his own program. This is a shame. However, I’m happy to report that all of the inconvenience can be avoided and corrected with a few tips on how to use the various pieces of the logging package in ways that will benefit rather than frustrate those who use code that you write. Read the rest of this entry »