Why I don't like class-based generic views



… because I have to replace this: def category(request, slug, language): translation.activate(language or 'ru') category = get_object_or_404(models.Category, slug=slug) return object_list(request, template_name = 'marcus/category.html', queryset = models.Article.public.language(language).filter(categories=category), paginate_by = settings.MARCUS_PAGINATE_BY, extra_context = { 'category': models.Translation(category, language), 'language': language, }, ) with this: class Category(generic.ListView): template_name = 'marcus/category.html' paginate_by = settings.MARCUS_PAGINATE_BY def ...

Core devs on the future of Django



During recent DjangoCon I caught some of the core developers and asked them to share their views on the future of Django. The idea is hardly original — every leader of something is constantly being pestered about THE FUTURE. But I had a personal interest too. After being away from ...