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A Brief Intro to Docker for Djangonauts

I wrote A Brief Intro to Docker for Djangonauts about a month after Iā€™d started working at REVSYS as a consultant. REVSYS uses Docker on almost all its projects and I discovered that, while Docker had a steep learning curve, it was amazing for curing differences in development environments and collisions with multiple versions of Python. Sold!

 
 Photo by  Bartek Pawlik

Photo by Bartek Pawlik

8 Great Pytest Plugins

In 2018, Jeff Triplett and I co-wrote a monthly Python column for Open Source Way. One of our most popular articles was this roundup of Pytest plugins we love. 2018 was also the year I fell in love with unit tests, so sharing libraries that make writing unit tests a bit easier was a great feeling!