Open Source Contributions with CiteLang — I recently contributed to a project, and a maintainer pinged me apologizing that it didn’t show up in the Twitter preview for the changeset. The problem was that it showed him as the committer because it was cherry picked. Now... Read more—
Hi, I'm VanessaSaurus, a Software Engineer.
Building tools, containers, and cloudy things, with a penchant for Python and parsnips. -- about me
Time Management — I’m continually fascinated by how people are always so busy. Oh my schedule is packed for the next two weeks, but in this hypothetical two weeks after that I’m sure it will be better! This is the thinking that I... Read more—
Jinja2: Have your string and filesystem loader too? — The other day I wanted to have my cake and eat it too! If you aren’t familiar with Jinja2 templates in Python, it’s a syntax for rendering texty things. For example, if I have some list of fruits in Python... Read more—
Living in my own World — I’ve recently realized that to a large extent, I’ll always be somewhat of the lone wolf developer type. It’s not that there aren’t fun projects to work on or open source projects that are appreciative of contributions, or people that... Read more—