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Web2Py: a python web framework we like

At Gioorgi.com we have used plenty of web frameworks. Giovanni Giorgi used Seaside,  a lot of PHP frameworks, Java Struts, RubyOnRails, and Python Django. We have started to look for Web2Py, a compact,  easy to learn  python web framework. From the most notable feature, it runs also on Google App Engine. Written by an Italian …

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Python 3.0 Release

Python 3.0 We are pleased to announce the release of Python 3.0 (final), a new production-ready release, on December 3rd, 2008. Python 3.0 (a.k.a. “Python 3000” or “Py3k”) is a new version of the language that is incompatible with the 2.x line of releases. The language is mostly the same, but many details, especially how …

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Log Manager

Il seguente esercizio operativo serve per prendere confidenza con: Libreria Java Servlets & JSP Libreria Log4J Si richiede di creare una pagina jsp che consenta di modificare dinamicamente alcuni livelli di logging: Dettagli: Si richiedono 5 livelli di log (qui ne sono mostrati solo 3 per semplicità) Si richiede di poterli configurare modificando un solo …

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Che sia semplice!

A Gioorgi.com ci occupiamo di software da molto tempo. Giovanni Giorgi respira il software dalla metà degli anni ottanta,  quando il Vic 20 fu commercializzato in Italia (abbiamo trovato molti dettagli sul nome e la storia del VIC-20, ma la fonte più attendibili è sempre wikipedia). Dopo così tanto tempo, possiamo affermare uno dei principi …

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Site redesign

This article has been retained for hisorical reasons. In this article we refers to blog.Objectsroot.com a site discontinued on August 2008 After some time, I have decided to start redesigning the content and the look of ObjectsRoot.com I have slightly reduced the tags section, over-simplifying the access to my huge set of articles. With over …

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The Valueteam PDFGenerator

Per un importante cliente, abbiamo sviluppato una applicazione chiamata PDFGenerator, che è stata pacchettizzata come un vero e proprio prodotto.
Vediamo come è stato possibile…

Dynamic languages troubles

I have read http://www.manageability.org/blog/stuff/chandler-failure and I think it is very danger way of exposing concepts.

In the article pointed out, the quite dead Chandler project is compared to the multi-billion Eclipse project. And then a too easy analysis is done against dynamic languages, where Java is the absolute winner.

I will try to fix some of the things said there, and to add also my two cents here :)

Will Zend slash rubyonrails?

Let the Zend Framework introduce itself as a Borg would do:  "Hi dear RubyOnRails. Hi all. I am the Zend Framework, a small work (about  5 tons of code) done by IBM and Zend to destroy you. You think php is not able to build big project?… do you? So you have dared to develop …

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iPhone success is hard

iPhone is a very nice project, well designed and manufactered, but the market addressed is an hard bet for Apple.Big players are already on the ground: Nokia, Motorola, Samsung and Sony for instance. So it is difficult to play in such market, and some analysts said  "the touch screen was not successful for GSM/phone products". The …

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