Debugging Django Template Tags

Here's a cool bit of code snippet that I found from the web (original post here). I'm recording it here for my own easy reference without having to google it all the time. It describes a simple technique to debug Django templates using the python debugger - pdb. @register.filter def …

Typesafe Logging

Problem One of the common sources of runtime errors in C++ comes from using the good old vararg function types -- printf() or its variants. The problem stems from type mismatch between the type specifier in the format string and the actual arguments supplied to match this format string. Though most …

Explicit Overrides

::: {dir="ltr" style="text-align: left;" trbidi="on"} In the last two days, I have been twice bitten by the loose nature of legacy C++ language. I had developed a base class that abstracts the core features of a module a year back. The class itself was a great success. Since …