With the impending release of Django 3.1, we have access to async web views in a widely deployed web framework with a very rich ecosystem.
What kinds of optimizations can we eke out of the system?
This came in useful today. Setting up a distributed lock with multiple consensus nodes.
A good codebase is like a story.
It has an entry point, a main routine, and (hopefully) exit conditions.
WordPress and Sandstorm. A weird way to work.
This is my attempt at reducing the friction to posting content in a longer form than twitter.