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Turns out I should read things like the gentoo wiki upgrade guide *first* to avoid issues ..
So .. I just spent way too much time figuring out why my django-rest-framework did not work with authentication enabled .. As usual turns out it was simple: the culprit was mod_wsgi and it's default settings:
So i needed some quick way to verify email newsletter subscriptiosn .. (new european dataprotection laws ..)
Out of frustration of just needing to handle some (temporary) data properly and save it (csv and json are nice, but i wanted sqlilte in this case to query it easier) I found the dataset library.
I needed a way to send html + plain text alternative emails (based on templates ultimately) - preferrably using python. and since I always liked twisted i turned to that again.