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Showing 7 to 11 of 11 blog posts by Mark Lavin.

We are always looking for ways to make our tests run faster. That means writing tests which don't preform I/O (DB reads/writes, disk reads/writes) when possible. Django has a c... Read more

October 2, 2013

When testing a Django application you often need to populate the test database with some sample data. The standard Django TestCase has support for fixture loading but there are... Read more

July 17, 2013

If you’ve ever written a test for a view or model with associated uploaded files you might have noticed a small problem with those files hanging around after the tests are comp... Read more

June 26, 2013

We manage a number of open source Django apps here at Caktus. While many of us here are proficient in a number of programming languages, the same can’t be said for our ability t... Read more

April 25, 2013

We just got back from another fun and successful PyCon. While we didn't get to stay for much of the sprints we did get to spend some time in the Django sprint Sunday and Monday.... Read more

March 15, 2011