Duration: 25 minutes
In this week's screencast we take the test we wrote last week and we integrate factory_boy. This tool allows you to create sample data for your web application quickly and easily, while reducing the complexity of maintaining django fixtures as well as speeds up your test speed overall no more slow data imports!
Posted on August 18, 2013
Duration: 13 minutes
In the first part of this screencast we cover measuring the execution time of python applications, using simple timestamp calculations, then we discuss more advanced timing modules like timeit available in the standard library. We also cover the difference between the two and how to interpret the data returned. We also touch on the nuances of timing on cross platforms.
Posted on April 10, 2013