Gedeck - a simple RSVP app for Django

I’ve recently had the need for a simple system to manage RSVPs for my wedding. I shunned the traditional method of posting printed invites and manually totting up RSVPs, primarily because I didn’t trust the post to deliver & return the invites without losing at least one, and secondly, because it seemed far to much like hard work.

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Adding HTTP Auth to Django

It’s sometimes useful to add HTTP auth to staging sites to stop search engine bots and others taking a sneek peek behind the scenes before your ready. It’s supprising how easily staging sites can get picked up, but HTTP auth is a simple way to put a stop to it.

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Colophon

One of the problems I’ve had with blogging in the past has been getting on with whatever platform I’ve chosen. I spend a lot of time recommending different web software to people/businesses so it should be an easy task - but it’s quite difficult to self-prescribe.

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Reboot

So it’s about time I resurrected this blog. This is now the forth time of asking, it’s surprising how something seemly so simple it can be quite a difficult task at times. Having tried and abandoned most of the blogging services going, I have added more than my fair share of Internet ‘flotsam and jetsam’. Hopefully this won’t add to the debris.

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