Rebuilding The Codedependant Blog

2015 Jan12
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t has been about 3 years since I launched my blog. At the time the tech was pretty interesting. It was a [Django](https://www.djangoproject.com/) project on mongrel2 app server backed by [ZMQ](http://zeromq.org/) and xapian as the search engine. I built out a modular Web UI with a [WYSIWYG editor using mootools](http://cheeaun.github.io/mooeditable/). But it was rather clunky in how it actually generated HTML.

Out With The Old

The WYSIWYG Editor was probably the biggest problem. It took serious liberties in cleaning the HTML and usually resulted in me editing the code by hand in the end. Interesting code blocks with highlighting was a 3 step process and was almost

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Running Django On wsgid with Mongrel2 & ZeroMQ

2012 Jun27
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love [Django](http://www.djangoproject.com) and I love [Python](http://www.python.org). However, I also love javascript, [Node.js](http://www.nodejs.org), and I even like playing with [Ruby](http://www.ruby-lang.org) and Ruby on Rails. I love playing around with cool web technology in general. But the the one thing I've always hated was building apache correctly to handle all of these different apps and languages only to have to sit Nginx In front of it. What I really want is a single light weight server that can deal with any application written in any language with out having to build modules, plugins or even recompile the server to get everything to work right.

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