Thoughts by Frank
OSX El Capitan USB Audio Issue
Does your USB Audio devices sometimes just cut out and stop working causing things like Spotify and YouTube videos to stop playing completely?
April 5, 2016
Django Template Variable or Else
Ever had the situation where you wanted to show the value or a Django Template context variable or a blank empty string value? Here is an easy way to do it.
March 9, 2016
Wagtail InlinePanel TypeError
If you've been using Wagtail for awhile, this is an easy problem to run into but a hard one to find the solution to. TypeError: getattr(): attribute name must be string at related = getattr(model, self.relation_name).rel
March 1, 2016
Kansas Legislature Website Problems
Kansas Legislature Website is unusable in Chrome. A browser with over 50% of marketshare.
Jan. 22, 2016
The day I did something
Frank discusses the specific steps he used to get ready to work for himself. Not necessarily a plan, but more a history of what worked for him.
Nov. 29, 2015
Automatically Rebuild Sphinx Docs
Working on a lot of Sphinx documentation? This PyPI module helps auto-rebuild your docs and includes livereload so you can more quickly see your changes.
Sept. 16, 2015
Suicide by the numbers
Suicide and other mental health problems are higher in tech workers than many other fields, yet we seem to recognize and do less than most professions.
Sept. 13, 2015
carbon-cache supervisord FATAL start
Why carbon-cache having a 'FATAL start' with supervisor, isn't really an error.
Nov. 10, 2014
Interviewed about Grove.io on CrazyEngineers.com
Interview with Frank Wiles, CEO - Grove.io on CrazyEngineers
April 30, 2014
OSX Shell Clearing Tip
Handy shell tip for clearing the display without losing the current command you're typing.
April 10, 2014
SaltStack and multiple pip requirements files
Using multiple pip requirements files with SaltStack
Nov. 4, 2013