Django 4.1.1 released
Django 4.1.1 has been released. It addresses 15 different bugfixes.
Python 3.10.7, 3.9.14, 3.8.14, and 3.7.14 released
Python releases 3.10.7, 3.9.14, 3.8.14, and 3.7.14 are now available.
Python Packaging User Survey
Please help the Python Software Foundation (PSF) better understand the challenges and opportunities within the Python packaging ecosystem, especially around PyPI.
Django 4 By Example
Django 4 By Example is the 4th edition of the best-selling franchise that helps you build web apps. This book will walk you through the creation of real-world applications, solving common problems, and implementing best practices using a step-by-step approach.
Why naïve times are local times in Python
A deep-dive on local datetimes in Python.
Django: Excel output instead of CSV
How to update reports on a legacy Django project from CSV to Excel format (XLS).
Deploying a Wagtail site to Fly.io Part 1: The Plan
A five-part look at deploying Wagtail's bakerydemo to Fly.io.
Hybrid Panel: Hot Takes on CI Tools We Use at IndyPy on Sept. 13
On Tuesday, Sept. 13 from 7-9pm ET, experts from Azure DevOps, GitHub Actions, GitLab CI/CD and JFrog Pipelines will join IndyPy for a panel: “Hot Takes on CI Tools We Use.” The lively discussion, moderated by Calvin Hendryx-Parker (Six Feet Up), will feature the pros and cons of your favorite tools and, as always, awesome door prizes. Register now: https://meetingplace.io/indypy/events/9487.
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Python Community News
The Python Community News channel includes topics this week about Conference Spaces, Calls for Maintainers, the New Packaging Survey, and more.
Helpers for creating high-level functional tests in Django, with a unified API for WebTest and Selenium tests.
A pytest plugin that allows multiple failures per test.
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