Update Song Info in Groove Music

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I downloaded a number of MP3’s. After downloading them I added them all to My Music in the Groove Music app. As of the initial ‘import’, they had no Artist or Genre information. Since there was no Artist…

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Django: Static Files 404 Error

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If your Django website is giving you a 404 for your css, js and other static files, use the following command to figure out quickly where Django is looking for the files: The path shown above is the…

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‘FieldFile’ object has no attribute ‘replace’

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Python 3.7.2, Django 2.2 This error message doesn’t really explain anything, and the trace that shows in the browser or console window doesn’t help either. The problem is when using a FileField object as a string in your…

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Creating a New Django Website

Creating a Django/Python website in a few simple steps.

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Installing SSL (https) with LetsEncrypt

These days an SSL certificate is practically required to have a website. http is going the way of the cassette tape (if you’re old enough to know what that is.

Quickly and setup your website to use https for free.

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Martor

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Getting the martor editor to work isn’t too difficult. First, add to installed apps of settings.py: Add martor urls to urlpatterns: Add styles and jquery to head: Add scripts to bottom of page:

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Programmer’s Block

Programmer’s Block is a type of mental block that occurs when you are attempting to move forward on some code but your thought process is unable to continue. This is similar to the Writer’s Block experienced by novelists….

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How to Pay As Guest on PayPal

A few of my clients have been having problems making a payment to me via PayPal, so I hope this helps. If not, please feel free to leave a comment to let me know how I can better…

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BBCode to Markdown

A Python/Django project to convert BBCode to Markdown.
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There aren’t really any Python libraries available that do a direct conversion of BBCode to Markdown. So I wrote my own using the bbcode library to convert the bbcode to html which is then converted to Markdown using the html2text library.
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