Research

In search of a Django shop

I've been looking for a Django powered general purpose e-commerce shop solution for a while.

It seems that there are still only three contenders in this space...

I haven't yet had a chance to fully evaluate all three of these in detail, but I hope to find the time over the next few days and I will update this post with a relevant comparison (or at least let you know which one I chose for my next project).

Update 2012-01-17:

So after looking at the above we determined:

  • Django Shop - too immature ...

— Andrew


Producing Open Source Software

How to Run a Successful Free Software Project

I came across the book How to Run a Successful Free Software Project the other day, and cannot recommend it more highly for anyone developing or considering starting an Open Source technology product. It's well written, concise and succinct.

This book is meant for software developers and managers who are considering starting an open source project, or who have started one and are wondering what to do now. It should also be helpful for people who just want to participate in an open source project but have never done so before ...

— Andrew


Django Resources

After spending the last 6 weeks trawling the Internet for Django resources, I thought it would be worthwhile putting together a page with the best Django resources. So here it is folks! NB. More to come in the following weeks! I will endeavor to keep this page updated over will be adding a lot more content as I have time. Updated, 14th May 2010.

Resource Sites

Documentation

Code

Deployment

— Andrew


Proxy for IMAP connections

If you're building a large IMAP cluster and need an IMAP capable proxy then you might want to check out the following:

— Andrew


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