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django DurationField - (very) simple way to format (for template)

So I have a Django DurationField in my model, and needed to format this as HH:mm .. unfortunately django doesn't seem to support that out of the box.. after considering templatetags or writing my own filter I decided to go for a very simple alternative and just defined a method for this in my model:

django-stdimage new util class UploadToClassNameDirPKUUID

When playing with the thought of adding images to my books DB i thought: I need random names, and would like to scale them ..

How to get a nice populated list of Languages in your Django app

Since I wanted to make an inventory app (that i will likely post the source of - as FOSS of course - at some point when I am done) I wanted to have a model for languages with their ISO 639-1 code.

tryton with postgresql on another server & permissions

A little follow-up to my post about setting up tryton on Gentoo:

Django, mod_wsgi, apache & Bad Request (400)

Just cuz it took me about 10 minutes to figure outwhy my deployed Django site was just giving me Bad Request (400)