Name: [8360] Jiang Xin
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Agile python/pylons development step by step: pySvnManager [ID:299]

a series of video-tutorials by Jiang Xin

pySvnManager is a web application for subversion server management based on pylons MVC framework. I will show you how easy agile python programming is using pySvnManager as a example.

Homepage of pySvnManager: -

Video Tutorials

1. 1. Background and deployment of pySvnManager

First show common config errors of subversion authz file, and it's what pySvnManager deal with. Then I will show you how pySvnManager is deployed using easy_install.

2. 2. TDD for model development.

The 2nd part of the series show TDD (test driven development) for pySvnManager's model development.

3. 3. code coverage and final pySvnManager model usage.

Create perfect unittest with the help of coverage package of python. And show pySvnManager Model usage using python interactive shell.

4. 4. Create web application using pylons framework

Initial our pySvnManager web app using pylons framework. Then move model source code into this new web app project, and make unittest works.

5. 5. View, controller and webpage design.

Introduce mako templates, MVC data flow chart, and AJAX dynamic web page design.

6. 6. Web app authentication and unittest

In this case, we add a home grown authentication to web application, and we add unittest for controllers.

7. 7. Application configuration and make packages

Show two types of configurations. one is ini files, another is user defined python module. At the end of this video, show how to make packages. Homepage of pysvnmanager:

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