Day: October 6, 2016

Resolving CFFI install issues on Ubuntu

Some of my Python projects rely on a variety of packages, most of which install flawlessly via PIP. Recently I’ve been setting up a new machine running Ubuntu 16.04 and I ran into a few issues installing CFFI via PIP. Essentially CFFI requires some packages that are not installed by default on Ubuntu 16.04, the

Refactoring: Heuristics library episode 1 – introduction

We have a whole new refactoring series thanks to a library Billy has asked us to improve: Summary Here’s what happened in this video: First look at code Fixed mutable default parameter Set up Tox for testing Required writing a file Set up TravisCI for continuous integration Set up Coveralls for test coverage reports