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James Westby
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"Prince Charles views work on a property bought by the Duchy of Cornwall which, along with the Queen, must be consulted before laws are passed to ensure they don’t adversely affect their private interests."

The property must be consulted?

The first pycon.ca is coming up soon. I'm interested in ideas on what I could submit to present. I have a few, but it's always good to know what other people think would make a good topic.

What do I know about that you think would make an interesting presentation for a bunch of Python geeks?

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I managed to work in some non-deterministic behaviour.

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A brief talk I gave last week at UDS about the symbiosis between monitoring and testability.

Do you agree with me? What other ways are there to monitor your service really well?

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First pass at writing up last week's discussion on phased updates, i.e. pushing out updates to a subset of users to start with. Comments welcome.

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Okay, so technically it hasn't been released yet - but here's a video detailing the Top 10 Features of Ubuntu 12.04 that will be in our release article a bit later.

#ubuntu

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That rare occurrence when I write something on my blog.

It's a round-a-bout review of "All Art is Propaganda" (recommended) that talks mainly about the value of learning about the past by reading those who were there, rather than what someone else tells you they thought (also recommended.)

G+/firefox just lost a draft post that I can assure you was of the highest calibre. You may all blame them for having to read this poor substitute instead.
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