Let's imagine you have a view somewhere on your website you want to password protect using your usual django login but you are too lazy to design a form to input your credentials. This makes sense if the view is for your own use and you don't need to have a fancy login page. In such a case the easiest and fastest way to proceed is to use ...read more
Mar 25, 2014
Dec 17, 2013
If your application has a model with a ForeignKey on an other model which gets a lot of entries in the database, the auto-generated admin interface can become a nightmare to load. Django will render your ForeignKey using a select drop-down and with thousands of entries loading time and browser memory are in bad shape.
Solution is rather simple, add your ForeignKey in the raw_id_fields parameter in the Django admin ...read more
Jun 17, 2013
In some code I wrote today I needed a way to check that all items in a list are contained in an other list. And I came up with a one-liner I found useful enough for sharing :
read more>>> big_list = [1,2,3] >>> small_list = [1,3] >>> all([i in big_list for i in small_list]) True >>> small_list = [1,4] >>> all([i in big_list for i in small_list]) False