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24th December 2014 | By:

Signed URls – Query string authentication

What it is? Signed URL’s contain query string parameters that allow access to protected data without requiring any credentials from the end user. Furthermore, you can restrict access to the particular file by providing a timestamp, so that after a particular date… Continue

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17th December 2014 | By:

Downloading files with QNetworkaccessManager

Downloading a file via HTTP is really easy using Qt5, everything is done through the QNetworkaccessManager, QNetworkReply and QNetworkRequest objects. In the following article we will try to shed some light on how to use the components to efficiently download… Continue

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9th December 2014 | By:

Using HTTPS on localhost

There are several ways to run a dev server on a local machine. We can achieve this with built-in tools in the dev environment (such as ‘Django server’) or by setting up ‘nginx’ locally etc. All these solutions are awesome to use during… Continue

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5th December 2014 | By:

Profiling Python Application with Graphs

Profiling Python Application with Graphs As a General rule when we write a Python code we tend to write it as quickly as possible in order to achieve the desired outcome, once we reach this stage we look back and… Continue

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2nd December 2014 | By:

TCP and UDP socket types

Before we dive into describing the most used socket types, let’s see what a socket really is. A socket, also referred as network socket[1], is a way of establishing a communication between various computers/devices. It sits on top of the… Continue

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2nd December 2014 | By:

Using SOAP with SUDS – an introduction

I’m sure that most of you reading this post have heard/used the XML/SOAP – same as me. However I’d never used the WSDL before, yet last week I needed to work with two, unconnected to each other APIs, using this protocol. So… Continue

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1st December 2014 | By:

PyFileMaker – Integrating Python and Filemaker

PyFileMaker is a Python Library that makes it possible to work with FileMaker‘s XML API. You can use the Filemaker XML API to query a FileMaker database, create records, modify records, execute scripts and more. During the creation of web applications… Continue

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10th January 2014 | By:

Tmux usage tutorial

Linux users are probably aware of the utility called ‘screen’, it has been around for ages and is still available for most of the distributions as the default utility to multiplex a physical terminal between the processes. The ‘screen’ works… Continue