DONE: decided to leave my job at the end of contract in Feb. This means I have some time to dedicate to both programming and running during March, maybe April/May.
Also resolved the schoolboy error of uploading my secret_key to GitHub . Adding an .env solution to this was more of a headache than I thought but helped me learn a lot more about Django’s wsgi and settings files.
Reading some more about API and Performance testing options in Python.
Investigated hosting Jupyter Notebook on my site and it’s a no-no as a massive security issue. I can create content and export though so it’s still useful solution if not as interactive as I hoped.
BLOCKERS: last few weeks at work. Total apathy is affecting my mental sharpness. I should probably use this time to code if I can. Training is ramping up for the 2 marathons and 50 miler due in the next 6 weeks.
GOAL: get Martor implemented to I can actually use my blog with code/images. Read up on MySQL implementation with Django. I got Postgres working fine locally but that’s a chargeable DB on python.anywhere where’s MySQL is bundled.
Continue to use a branching strategy on git so I don’t mangle master. It helps with hacking confidence to work on smaller, separate branches as I flick between ideas, and leave things incomplete