Monthly Archives: May 2010

Asserting log traces in functional or unittests Python

Sometimes you need to assert log traces while writing tests, mostly functional tests (end to end) after you have setup several components by means of mocks. When executing nosetests it sets up automatically the logging and uses any handler you … Continue reading

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Log4Tailer 2.4, monitoring logs like never before

Log4tailer the opensource log monitor application I’m working on was released on its version 2.4 some weeks ago. Log4tailer has helped me to catch some undesirable log traces in many Java enterprise applications in my career. I’ve seen many QA … Continue reading

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Python2.4, Python2.5 and Ubuntu 10.04 lucid lynx

Ubuntu lucid lynx does not have Python 2.4 and 2.5 runtimes available in the repositories, so if you are a developer and you are in need of those, then you have two options: One is try to find binaries somewhere … Continue reading

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